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Rajnath Singh approves NCC expansion in 173 border, coastal districts

Strength boosted to 1.5 million with 100,000 more cadets, one-third of them women

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Rajnath Singh | NCC | Ministry of Defence

Ajai Shukla  |  New Delhi 



A total of Rs 1,689 crore have been allocated to the NCC for the current year
A total of Rs 1,689 crore have been allocated to the NCC for the current year

Defence Minister on Sunday approved a major expansion of the Cadet Corps (NCC) in 173 border and coastal districts of the country.

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First Published: Sun, August 16 2020. 22:22 IST

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