NCC celebrates 69th anniversary
National Cadet Corps (NCC), the largest uniformed youth organisation in the world, celebrated its 69th Raising Day on November 26. The raising day function was marked by paying homage at the Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate on November 25 to the martyrs who made the supreme sacrifice of their lives. Defence Secretary, Sanjay Mitra and Offg DG NCC Major General BK Guhalaid wreathed on behalf of the entire NCC fraternity. The NCC raising day was also celebrated all over India with cadets participating in marches, cultural activities and social development programmes.
NCC is at the forefront of contribution towards social causes and community development activities. Its cadets have done the nation and the organisation proud by their remarkable achievements in the fields of sports and adventure and have won laurels in the National Shooting and Equestrian competitions. During the current year the NCC was awarded a Certificate of Excellence by the Prime Minister for its contribution towards Swacchta Abhiyan. NCC has always been at the forefront of contribution towards social causes and community development activities. The National Cadet Corpshas played a pivotal role in spreading awareness during the digitisation campaign and International Yoga Day.