164 young soldiers join Ladakh Scouts regiment

LEH: As many as 164 recruits, hailing from different parts of Ladakh, were on Saturday inducted into the Army after completing a rigorous training programme, a defence spokesman said.

An attestation parade for the induction of the young soldiers into the Ladakh Scouts regiment was held at Regimental Centre in Leh, he said.

The spokesman said the ceremony conducted in consonance with the highest traditions of the Indian Army was reviewed by General Officer Commanding, Trishul Division, Major General Sanjiv Rai.

It was attended by a spectrum of civil and military dignitaries, including war heroes of the regiment and parents of the recruits, he said.

He said the young soldiers took oath in unison to serve the nation.


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