GUWAHATI, March 2 - To help the tribal youth of Orissa and Jharkhand develop emotional linkages with their peer groups in other parts of the country and to equip them with life skills and job skills, a seven-day tribal youth exchange programme was organised by the Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Guwahati Zone with the help of Group Centre, CRPF, Guwahati in collaboration with the Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt of India from February 25 to March 2, last, a press release received here stated. A total of 200 participants along with 20 escorting officers from BSF, CRPF and SSB participated in the programme.
The closing ceremony was organised at the CRPF Group Centre, Guwahati Nine Mile. The Vice-Chancellor of Cotton College State University, Dhruba J Saikia was present as the chief guest in the closing ceremony held on March 2. Among the other dignitaries present in the function were Sanjeeva Roy, Commandant, CRPF Group Centre, Guwahati and Ingkhanguwang, Zonal Director, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Guwahati.