Students of the Cherukode tribal school were taken for an excursion to the Pangode Military Station in the city recently. Around 30 students and five teachers from the school participated in the programme, initiated by Terumo Penpol Ltd.
The students were picked up and dropped back by jawans in military trucks. The students were taken around the military station by military personnel who explained in detail about the Army. The students also had a chance to see the ammunition used by the Army as well as the Army helicopters, a statement here said.
The 16th annual day function of Abdulsalam Rafi Residential Public School will be held on March 28. Education Minister P.K. Abdu Rabb will inaugurate the programme. K. Muraleedharan, MLA, will inaugurate the smart class and office automation project of the school, a statement said.
The Hindu-NIE Team