Guv presents medals to NCC Cadets

Kolkata
10 Feb 2019

Governor of West Bengal, Keshari Nath Tripathi, awarded the Governor’s Medal to 55 meritorious NCC cadets of West Bengal for their outstanding performanance in the year 2018-2019 at an impressive ceremony held at Raj Bhawan,  here today. Cadets of Army, Navy and Air force NCC Units who had excelled in various training & related activities were awarded the prestigious Governor’s Medal.
The awardees included 30 boy cadets and 25 girl cadets who have performed exceptionally well in various training activities like Shooting Competition, Trekking, Sailing, Republic Day Parade and other national level camps. They also participated in Youth Exchange Programmes with friendly foreign countries and contributed in spreading social awareness.
Maj Gen KT Sreekumar, Additional Director General, NCC Directorate West Bengal & Sikkim, Satish Chandra Tiwary, Additional Chief Secretary to Governor of West Bengal, Dr RK Shukla, IAS, Additional Chief Secretary, Deptt of Higher Education, Science and Biotechnology were present on the occasion. The ceremony was also attended by the officers of NCC in Kolkata, the Instructor staff and the parents of the cadets who had an opportunity to interact with the Governor over tea after the ceremony. (EOIC)