Srinagar, Oct 10: Srinagar based Light Infantry battalion organised a Capacity Building Tour for students hailing from district Budgam of South Kashmir to Army public School Bengaluru from 09 to 16 Oct 17 under sadbhavana initiative, a defence spokesman in a statement issued here said.

The tour was flagged off by Brig S G Chavan, Commandant JAK LI Regt Centre on 09 Oct 17 in a colourful ceremony. The group comprised of one officer, three administrative staff , two teachers and 19 students between the age group from 15 to 17 years, he said.

The tour will expose young impressionable minds to the world outside the valley and also provide an insight about the opportunities available to the youth in an environment of peace and tranquillity, he added.