Hyderabad: One of the premier training centres of the Indian Army, Artillery Centre, Hyderabad, has undertaken various initiatives to promote national and social causes. The centre is gearing up to celebrate the 195th Gunners day on September 28. Ahead of the big day, a commemorative run was organised at Golconda on September 25, which was attended by 3,000 Defence personnel and their family members.
The run was followed by a blood camp by the Red Cross Society and MNJ Cancer Hospital in which the Golconda Gunners donated 100 units of blood. As part of a campaign to increase awareness amongst the youth about Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, the Gunners of Bison Artillery Brigade joined the Golconda Gunners for a bicycle rally on September 26.
The rally was conducted around the Hussain Sagar lake and was flagged off by Brigadier Jaydeep Yadav, Commandant, Artillery Centre and Major General RK Singh, GOC, Telangana and Andhra Sub Area. The ceremonial events are scheduled to be conducted on September 28 at Artillery Centre, Hyderabad.
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