Nitesh R Pradhan
Gangtok, July 12
3 Sikkim Bn NCC Gangtok under the aegis of NCC Group HQ Darjeeling has commenced a 10 days long Combined Annual Training Camp at OBC School Kamrang, Namchi from 10 July to 19 July 2019.
A total of 363 NCC Cadets along with 06 Associate NCC Officers from various schools and colleges in East and North districts of Sikkim are attending this camp.
During the camp the main emphasis will be to impart collective traning to NCC cadets, acquaint them with community living, foster spirit of unity & discipline, imbibe leadership qualities & inculcating spirit of adventure for all round development of Cadets personality. The Cadets will be trained in Military subjects like Weapon training, Drill, Map reading, Field craft & battle craft as also in Social service & community development subjects aiming towards nation building encompassing National Integration, leadership, Swatch Bharat Abhiyan ,etc. Number of competitions are also scheduled during the camp namely Firing, drill, tent-pitching, Obstacle training, cultural etc.
Col Rajeev Kumar, Camp Commandant Combined Annual Training Camp informed that guest lectures by eminent personalities will also be conducted for subjects of common interest like Fire fighting and rescue, Road safety & Traffic Signs,Tuberculosis(TB),HIV AIDS, Environment Awareness & Conservation, health & hygiene, Hygiene and sanitation and Career Counseling.