New Delhi: National Cadet Corps inducted 100 Associate NCC Officers of the Senior Division to its fold at an impressive ceremony held at the Chunni Lal Parade Ground of NCC Officers Training Academy at Kamptee on Saturday. The Pipping and Oath Taking Ceremony was reviewed by Maj Gen Alok Beri, Commandant, NCC OTA, Kamptee. Officer Cadet Dr Prakash Kumar won the Director General’s Baton and Gold Medal, Lt Devi Bhushan won the Commandant’s Silver Medal & Officer Cadet Piyush P. Gohil won the Commandant’s Bronze Medal of Senior Division.
The Officer Cadets went through a rigorous training programme of three months duration, including PT, Yoga, Drill, Leadership & Personality Development and a host of other military and social awareness subjects including Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Waste Management, Disaster Management and several others; to empower them to conduct NCC training in their respective units efficiently. The Commandant, in his address, urged the passing out ANOs to uphold the aims and objectives of NCC and work towards effective Nation Building, through shaping the young minds. He called upon all ANOs to serve as role models for the NCC cadets and the society.