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PM Modi lauds NCC's contribution to India, says 100,000 new cadets created

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the government has created over one lakh new cadets in the border areas of the country.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi | Photo: ANI

Prime Minister on Friday lauded Cadet Corps for their contribution to the country and said that the government has created over one lakh new cadets in the border areas of the country.

"The training I got in and the things I learned here have provided me immense strength in delivering upon my responsibilities. Recently, I had also received an alumni card as well," the Prime Minister said while addressing the rally at Cariappa Ground here today.

PM Modi said that there is a different enthusiasm in today's celebration as the young country is witnessing such a historic festival.

"The country is celebrating the Amrit Mahotsav of its independence. When a young country becomes a witness to such a historic festival, there is a different enthusiasm in its celebration. It is visible even on this ground today. This is the vision of the youth power of India, which will fulfill our resolves," the Prime Minister said.

The Prime Minister said that in the last two years, the government have created over one lakh new cadets in the border areas of the country.

"Today, when the country is moving forward with new resolutions, then our efforts are also going on to strengthen the NCC in the country. For this, a high-level review committee has been set up in the country. In the last two years, we have created one lakh, new cadets, in the border areas of the country," he said.

The rally is the culmination of NCC Republic Day Camp and is held on January 28 every year.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


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First Published: Fri, January 28 2022. 13:53 IST

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