A capacity building tour to Mumbai for 18 students of Uri was flagged off today.
In a statement, defence spokespersons said "the objective of the tour is to familirise the youth with rich traditions and culture of our nation."
"During the weeklong tour, the students will be visiting Gateway of India, Hotel Taj, Elephantana Caves, Nehru Planetarium, BCCI Museum, Film City, Chatrapati Shivaji Museum and the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai. In Pune, they will be visiting Southern Command War Memorial Museum, Fergusson College, Infosys Pune and National Defence Academy at Khadakvasla," the statement said.
"The group of young students set off for the momentous tour with great enthusiasm and sense of adventure.