On the date of 16, 2020 Defence Minister of India Rajnath Sing approved the Expansion Scheme. This programme is Under the National Cadet Corps (NCC). This will be expanded oo 173 border areas and coastal districts.
Key Points :
The border areas are to get trained manpower for disaster management. The youth of this are will get skill training to make their career in armed forces. They built a career with Expansion Scheme. The NCC programme starting in more than 1,000 schools and colleges located in the border areas. The scheme of the expansion of NCC is to be implemented by the State Government. National Cadet Corps is the youth development movement.
When did this Scheme announce?
On the occasion of the 74th Independence Day celebration. PM Narendra Modi has announced, around 1 lakh NCC cadets are included in this scheme. From the bordering area are to extend for the youth in the region.
What is the Nationa Cadet Corps (NCC)?
NCC is the youth wing of the armed force. New Delhi is the main headquarter of NCC. This is a tri-service organization. Including Army, Navy, and Air Force. This program provided basic military training in parades and small arms. There is no liability for active military service after course completion.
What is the Motto of NCC?
UNITY AND DISCIPLINE
National Cadet Crops was starting in 1948. They will give equal opportunities to school and college girls.
Participation of NCC in wartime?
In the year of 1971 war between Bangladesh and Pakistani. Also in 1965 Indo-Pakistani war NCC cadets were the second line of defense.