Today the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressed the NCC Rally at Cariappa Ground in Delhi. Union Defence Minister, Chief of Defence Staff, and the three armed services Chiefs were present in the NCC Rally at Cariappa Ground on this occasion. The Prime Minister inspected the Guard of Honour, reviewed the March Past by NCC contingents, and witnessed cultural performance during the event.
Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that nations with a strong presence of discipline in Social life, thrive in all fields. He said NCC has a major role to play in instilling this sense of discipline in the social life of India. The Prime Minister said that as the largest uniformed youth organization, NCC is gaining in stature day by day. NCC cadets are present everywhere where the Indian tradition of valor and service is being promoted or awareness about the constitution is being generated. Similarly, any project involving environment or water conservation has NCC participation. The Prime Minister praised NCC cadets for their contribution during calamities like Corona.
The Prime Minister said that the Corona period was challenging but it brought opportunities for extraordinary work for the country, improve the country’s capabilities, making it Aatmnirbhar, and go from ordinary to the best. Youth has a key role in this, said the Prime Minister.