Chandigarh, 14.02.2021-Brigadier BS Bains, Former DDG Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh Directorate NCC addressed Air Wing NCC Cadets during the closing ceremony of the Combined Annual Training Camp of Air Wing NCC at NCC Complex Sector 31 Chandigarh.

83-year-old veteran and chief guest for the ceremony BrigadierBainsasked the cadets to develop patriotic enthusiasm and be confident in themselves. NCC gives the youth of the country an opportunity for a life full of adventure, discipline and respect and the camps develop a sense of leadership and harmony. He urged the cadets to develop certain qualities like leadership, discipline, character, compassion, community service etc. He advised the students to pursue a career in the armed forces and asked them to serve their motherland.
Dr. Pawan Kumar Sharma, Principal, DAV College, Chandigarh& Guest of Honour for the function, said that Chandigarh Air Wing is providing ample opportunities to NCC cadets including flying to explore and showcase their talent in the national stage. It has become a platform for cadets from far and wide backgrounds to achieve their heights.
In the end, the Brigadier presented medals to the winner cadets who competed in various competitions. A total of 30 cadets (13 boys and 17 girls) from PGGC-11 and DAV College Sector-10, Chandigarh attended the camp of five days duration from 09 February to 13 February. Group Captain MR Pandeya said that the aim of the annual training camp is to develop National Unity, Leadership, Discipline andDedication among cadets and give exposure to cadets about key aspects of Air Force Training.

Wing Commander S.Srinivas, Training Officer NCC Airwing Chandigarh, NCC Air Wing Care Taker Dr. Rakesh Thakur and Dr. Shilpi Ahuja along with Air Force instructors and other staff of Air Wing NCC were present. The program ended with an NCC song.