STATE TIMES NEWS
POONCH: In continuation with its outreach initiatives for Awam and especially Children, Army celebrated International Children’s Book day with the student of Khanetar and Kulali of District Poonch (J&K). International Children’s Book Day is celebrated on 02 April every year to inspire children to pick up a book, get reading and make them friend for acquiring precious knowledge. To appreciate the hard working efforts made by the students, books were also distributed to the students who have excelled in their respective classes. The students were also told the importance of books in one’s life.
The event was attended by 90 Students and 40 adults including the teachers and parents. The students expressed their gratitude towards the initiative taken by the Army and also desired that such interactions should be conducted regularly.