VISIT OF DIRECTOR GENERAL NATIONAL CADET CORPS
Bhubaneswar ,17th March 2017 (By Prasant K Bhuyan)- Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht, AVSM, VSM Director General National Cadet Corps, visited Odisha from 14 TO 17 Mar. During his visit the General Officer reviewed the progress of NCC activities in the State. The DGNCC complimented Officers, Associated NCC Officers, Staff and Cadets for their remarkable performances in different NCC activities and excellence in various Inter Directorate Competitions at National level. He had a special word of praise for NCC Directorate and support being provided by the State Government for timely commissioning of NCC Battalions in difficult areas thus furthering the objectives of NCC and also meeting the long-pending aspirations of rural and tribal students of the State. He awarded three on the spot DG NCC Commendation to ANOs and Cadets of rural area. The Director General laid Foundation Stone for NCC Nagar at Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar in the presence of Commodore Lalit Kumar Agrawalla, Deputy Director General & Other Officers of the Directorate. The NCC Nagar is being constructed by CPWD, Bhubaneswar, at the cost of Rs 27 Crores released by Ministry of Defence. The land for the project has been provided by the State Govt. The project will include office of NCC Directorate, Officers Mess, Residential Quarters, CSD Canteen and other office accommodation.