Kiari Brigade of Fire & Fury Corps of the Indian armyorganized a rally on Sunday in the eastern Ladakh region of the State of Jammuand Kashmir as a part of the 20th anniversary celebration of Kargil VijayDiwas.
"Hundreds of Veer Naris, veterans and NOKs from all overEastern Ladakh region participated in a 'Year of the NOK' Rally for Veer Narisand Veterans organised by the Kiari Brigade of the Fire & Fury Corps atChumathang military station," army in a press release said.
The army said that three medical officers from the ArmyMedical Corps, a dentist with mobile dental van and two specialist doctors fromthe civil administration provided health advices and medical facilities.
It said that a total of 320 patients including 24 veterans,04 Veer Naris and their dependents benefited from the medical-cum-dental camp.
Army said that the medical outreach facilitated by the Fireand Fury Corps under the guidance of Mrs Ina Joshi, Zonal President AWWA wasappreciated and well received by the Veer Naris, Veterans with their NOKs andalso by the local population of the area.
It said that the Fire & Fury Corps has reiterated thecommitment of the formation in particular and the Indian Army in general,towards the well-being of retired Army personnel and their dependents, in theyear which the Indian Army has designated as 'Year of the NOK'.