Budgam, Mar 3: In order to ‘empower’ women of the region; “Base Research Certification Programme” under the aegis of Operation Sadhbhavana was organized by 2 Rashtriya Rifles of Indian Army at Zainakot Camp.
“Trainees were checked and tested on stitching skills, embroidery and garment making. 30 women from the neighboring villages cleared the test,” the army statement said.
Women from Durbal, Zainakote and Hanjik were present on the occasion.
Commander 10 Sector RR, Brigadier TM Pattnaik distributed the certificates to these women and motivated them to excel further in their fields. He also impressed upon women to be financially independent. (CNS)