To broaden the horizon of students of the Kashmir Valley by facilitating visits to prominent places in the state, the Army organised two Capacity Building Tours (CBTs) for the youth of the Valley.
A CBT to Leh and Ladakh region was flagged off from Bandipora on 18 September 2018 wherein 20 sudents and 03 teachers will visit places of historical importance like the Kargil War Memorial and Museum and will also visit various tourist destinations like the Nubra Valley and Pangong Tso Lake.
In another endeavour to facilitate exchange of ideas, a one day tour for 40 girl students and teachers from Sopore to Gulmarg was also organised by the Army on September 18th. The tour included sightseeing at the picturesque town of Gulmarg along with Gondola rides and conduct of various games. The students displayed great enthusiasm and interest in the tour which is bound to have a lasting impact on their minds.