A felicitation programme for NCC achievers of Mangalore Group was held recently in Robert Sequeira Hall of LCRI Block, St Aloysius College, Mangaluru. Principal, Rev. Dr Praveen Martis SJ was the Chief Guest. Col. A.K. Sharma, Group Commander and Col. Manoj V.U. Commanding Officer Lt Col. Gracian Sequeira, Adm Officer, of 18 Kar BN felicitated 83 Cadets and 27 Officers for securing the Championship in Karnataka and Goa Directorate at State Level NCC Inter Group Competitions 2019.
Addressing the NCC Cadets, Col. A.K. Sharma said, “You have taken a great step in your life by joining NCC. You have to work hard with discipline and dedication which leads in taking the nation to greater heights.” He wished the NCC Cadets well in their future.
Rev. Dr Praveen Martis, SJ, in his presidential remarks, congratulated the NCC Cadets for their progress. He expressed his pride of belonging to a family of disciplined soldiers as his father served in the armed force and nephew has cleared NDA and joined the armed force. He urged the Cadets to set a great vision for their country and applauded the Cadets for securing the championship in the inter group competitions, 2019.