Chandigarh : 12 Mar 2021. As a run up to the 75 years of celebrations of Independence, Airwing NCC cadets of DAV College Chandigarh under the aegis of 1 Chandigarh Air Sqn NCC cleaned the statues of martyrs of Capt Vikaram Batra, PVC, Capt Vijayant Thapar, VrC, Maj. Sandeep Sagar and Lt Rajeev Sandhu, MVC at DAV College, Sec-10, Chandigarh. All the brave hearts are alumni of DAV College and an inspiration to the students of the institute.

Dr. Pawan Sharma Principal of the college,GpCapt MR Pandeya, Commanding Officer of 1 Chd Air Sqn NCC graced the occasion with their benign presence. Dr. Shilpi Ajuja, Caretaker of Air Wing NCC of the college, along with other dignitaries, paid floral tributes to the martyrs.

Posters were made by cadets in the memory of martyrs. Cadets also recited poems on patriotic themes and expressed their opinions in the form of a speech, highlighting the heroic deeds of the brave hearts of our country.

While interacting with NCC cadets Principal Dr Pawan Sharma praised the cadets and Dr Shilpi Ahuja for the great initiative and said that youth by virtue of their involvement in social activitieswill become more responsible and good citizens of the country.