A special function to honour the cadets, who participated in the Republic Day
Camp-2020 and Award Winners, was hosted by Governor of Gujarat Acharya Devvrat. The function was attended by Maj Gen Roy Joseph, Addl Dir Gen NCC Directorate Gujarat, NCC Officers, cadets and their parents.
Speaking on the occasion the Governor complimented Major General Roy Joseph and his team at the NCC Directorate Gujarat, Dadra Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu for their selfless commitment in training the cadets in making them good citizens and future leaders. He also appreciated the efforts of the cadets for their selfless service in taking part in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Blood Donation Camps and other social activities and thereby setting an example for youth of the State.
On this occasion Maj Gen Roy Joseph brought out the achievements of NCC Directorate Gujarat during the last year. He told the gathering about the activities like Karmabhoomi to Janmabhoomi Cycle Rally and Motor Cycle Rally and successfully spread the messages of the Mahatma throughout the State on the occasion of 150th Birth anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi.
Naval cadets took part in Sea Sailing Expedition from Khambhat to Dandi under adverse conditions which reflect their fearless and adventurous nature. In addition to these activities the cadets took part in various camps in various states of the country and performed extremely well winning various prizes.
During RDC 2020 the cadets of the Directorate performed extremely well and secured second position in PM’s Rally and overall fourth position in all competitions amongst 17 NCC Directorates. In the Best Cadet Competition our Cadets won two Silver and two Bronze medals.
During the colorful ceremony the cadets also performed variety of cultural programmes which were appreciated by all. Governor also unveiled the Annual Cadet Journal and felicitated the cadets for excelling in the Republic Day Camp 2020. The function culminated with Samuhik Tea and interaction between the Governor with the cadets.