Sohanda based Indian Army unit has always been at fore front in facilitating genuine popular aspirations of the AWAM. In a first, Commanding Officer was invited to the ‘Dastarband Ceremony’ organised at Gunyat-Ul-Uloom Madarassa at Jikyas. Having successfully completed myriad courses in Islamic studies, 16 students were conferred degrees in an impressive Convocation Ceremony attended by representatives from all walks of. The inaugural function was witnessed by approximately 2500 persons from the area. On this solemn occasion, Indian Army provided 50 desks, meeting a long outstanding demand. Commanding Officer of RR Battalion, while addressing the students and faculty members, apprised the august gathering regarding number of initiatives being taken by Indian Army towards women emancipation and youth empowerment. He said that, the entire focus of ‘ Sadhbhavana initiative ‘ projects will be aimed at Job Skill and educating youth of this area. At the culmination of the ceremony, Commanding Officer presented a laptop to the Principal Haji Maulana Bhurhenul Din. He exhorted to all the teaching staff to promote computer education amongst the students in the Madarassa alongwith existing curriculum. This participative encouragement has further strengthened the existing ties between Indian Army and Awaam of the area and helped cement a sense of belongingness amongst the people. Further, this goodwill gesture has provide a basic amenities to the class rooms helping infuse modernity amongst the faculty.