The second half-yearly meeting of Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Office-1), Shillong for the year 2023-24 was held on 01 February 2024 in the Directorate General Assam Rifles, Laitkor, Shillong under the Chairmanship of Lt. Gen Pradeep Chandran Nair, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, PhD, Director General Assam Rifles.
A total of 72 Heads of Offices and other officers of various Central Government offices located in Shillong including senior officers of HQ Directorate General Assam Rifles attended this meeting.
The meeting started with the welcome speech of Mrs. Asitkamal, Hindi Officer, GSO-1 (Education) and Secretary, TOLIC of this Directorate. Thereafter, agenda points for implementing Official Language Policy were discussed. DG Assam Rifles emphasized the need of using Hindi more and more in official work with an aim of unity and development of our country.
He also appreciated the sincere efforts and work done by the member offices for implementing Official Language Hindi and three offices were awarded with Rajbhasha Shield & five offices with commendation certificate for this efforts. During this meeting, 18th issue of TOLIC Magazine ‘Poorva Prahari’ was released by Lt. Gen Pradeep Chandran Nair, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, PhD, Director General Assam Rifles. The cooperation and enthusiasm shown by the members were indeed praiseworthy. With a vote of thanks, meeting was concluded.
(Inputs from PRO,Assam Rifles)