IGP Kashmir flags off 1st batch of students for Bharat Darshan Tour
Srinagar: The J&K Police, in a bid to foster national integration and cultural exchange, has undertaken a commendable initiative by organizing Bharat Darshan tour for students. This initiative aims to provide students with an opportunity to explore the diverse cultural heritage and historical significance of various parts of India, a police spokesman said Monday.
The Inspector General of Police Kashmir VK Birdi-IPS flagged off the first batch of students (66 student’s alongwith 3 Care Takers) for Bharat Darshan tour amidst great enthusiasm and anticipation from DPL Srinagar. The tour is organized by Police and all boarding and lodging facilities including to and for air tickets are being provided by Police. It is pertinent to mention here that a total of 651 students of Kashmir Zone along with 31 police officers as Care Takers in 10 batches shall go for Bharat Darshan Tour (by Air).
IGP Kashmir while interacting with the touring students who belong to different parts of district Srinagar said that Bharat Darshan tour is primarily aimed at providing opportunity to the youth to understand the togetherness of India and its immense diversity. Besides, advised them to avail the opportunity to enrich their knowledge by visiting historical places and marvels of the country and said that it is an effort of J&K police to expose our youth to exciting tourist spots of the country, historical places and other famous workplaces etc. He advised the touring students to imbibe in them greatness of the country and to take full advantage of the opportunity and collect memories for life during the tour, besides wished them a fun-filled, safe and life changing tour.
Experienced guides and facilitators will accompany the students, providing them with insights into the significance of each destination visited. SSP Srinagar Ashish Kumar Mishra-IPS, DySP Hqrs Srinagar, DySP DAR DPL Srinagar and other officers also attended the opening/flag off ceremony of Bharat Darshan Tour.