Jammu Tawi, April 15
Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht, AVSM, Director General of National Cadet Corps (NCC) paid an inspirational visit to Sainik School Nagrota, addressed the cadets at the School Auditorium. Extending a warm welcome to the visiting Officer, Col Kapil Dev Koushal, Principal Sainik School Nagrota presented his illustrious profile in which he mentioned about the prestigious honours received as well as important postings held by the General Officer at various premier Defence Establishments. It was dream come true for the cadets of the school to interact with the Officer and listen to his highly motivating lecture for over an hour on the role of National Cadet Corps as an instrument of transformation in the lives of more than a million cadets by shaping their personality, attitude and outlook. Quoting numerous live examples of achievers from various fields who overcame adversities with sheer grit and indomitable will to persist, the Officer reminded the cadets about their responsibilities as the future defenders of this great nation.
As the lecture concluded amidst resounding applause from the cadets, the Principal presented the School memento to the dignitary and expressed gratitude for gracing the school and motivating the cadets. The program culminated with high tea at the school foyer.