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Think about an action plan for taking NCC to higher level: PM Modi

A part of the National Cadet Corps himself, the PM said that NCC is not about uniform and uniformity, but about the unity

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Think about an action plan for taking NCC to higher level: PM Modi

Modi today urged all stakeholders of the Corps (NCC) to think about a plan of action for taking it to a higher level by 2023, when the body turns 75. Addressing an NCC rally here, Modi, who said that he himself had been a part of the crops, noted that the spirit imbibed at its camps remained with the cadets for life. There is a need for a "re-look" on what kind of extension can be done in terms of work in the next five years when it turns 75 and takes it to a higher level, he said. "The Corps is not about uniform or uniformity, it is about unity.

Through NCC, we nurture teams that work in mission mode and inspire others," the said. Think about an action plan for taking NCC to higher level: PM Modi He added that every young NCC comes to camp with his or her own personality and identity but, he over the course of a month, forges new friendships, and a lot is learnt from each other. "NCC camps teach every youngster about the different cultures of They motivate every youngster to do something good for the nation," he added. Nirmala Sitharaman, her deputy Subhash Bhamre, General Bipin Rawat, Navy and B S Dhanoa were also present at the event.

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First Published: Sun, January 28 2018. 20:23 IST
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