PONDA: Union Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik visited the Army’s Premier training facility at 6-Technical Training Regiment (2 Signal Training Centre) at Ponda on Saturday.

During the visit, the Minister reviewed the training and projects under execution in the unit.

Naik carried out bhoomi pujan for revamping of the housing facilities of trainees in presence of brigadier Sanjay Rawal, Commandant 2-Signal Training Centre (STC). He was given a detailed presentation by Colonel Manvendra Nagaich, Commanding Officer of 6-Technical Training Regiment (TTR) about the training methodology adopted by the unit.

The Minister was conducted around the training area and was taken to the upcoming infrastructure sites which are being improved for providing a conductive environment to the trainees who come to the establishment at Ponda, for honing their technical Skills.

RRM appreciated the efforts undertaken by 2-Signal Training Centre for ensuring goal oriented technical training for cutting edge of the modern battlefield. He exhorted the unit for carrying on with the exemplary work being done in service of Nation and assured the unit of continued support from his office.