Met Pandit Mala Sharma in Durga Mandir in Chandmari Kohima. The temple was maintained by 3rd. Assam Rifles, when the 3AR was permanently based in Kohima. His father came here in 1925 and Mala was born in Kohima on 11 July 1946. He studied here in government high school and later took the work of his father.The temple was established in 1880.Mala was remembering Hony.Capt. Uttam Singh Chetti, MC of 3AR. In the photos, Mala as seen now and with his father in a photo of his January 1962, as a young boy inside the temple.