Kohima, March 25: Lieutenant General JS Nain, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Command along with Anita Nain, Regional President, Army Wives Welfare Association Southern Command visited the Paraplegic Rehabilitation Centre (PRC) and Queen Mary’s Technical Institute (QMTI) on March 24. The Army Commander witnessed the efforts being put in by both these institutes to rehabilitate the physically disabled soldiers and integrate them with the society. They also interacted with International Paraplegic Sportsmen and Quadriplegic Residents and complemented the staff and residents for running the ‘Ud Chalo’ Call Centre, Vocational Training Workshop, Hydrotherapy – cum – Swimming Pool, Indoor Sports Complex and Mouth Painting Centre to keep the soldiers motivated during the rehabilitation process.
On the other hand, at the Queen Mary’s Technical Institute (QMTI), they reviewed the vocational and soft skills training being imparted to the physically disabled soldiers. They visited areas where various rehabilitation courses in Information Technology including Hardware, Software and Networking and facilities to train electricians, fitters, automotive repair mechanics etc were being conducted and appreciated the efforts being put in by the disabled personnel.