NCC day & Alumni meet held in Mysuru City



75th Anniversary Celebration of NCC day & Alumni meet held in Mysuru City

Ex Cadets of 4 Kar Air Sqn had organised a celebration of NCC day & annual reunion at “The Quorum Hotel” in Mysuru today.
The event was inaugurated by CO of 4 Kar Air Sqn Wg Cdr Asish. Other dignitaries included Ex CO Gp Capt Abhinav Chaturvedi and Retd AMI Mr Nagaraju.
Deputy Director General of NCC Air Commodore B S Kanwar addressed the gathering via video conferencing to wish the gathering on the 75th anniversary of NCC day.
Ex Cadets of the air squadron had gathered in large numbers and were joined by the current cadets of the unit in celebrating the occasion. Following the inauguration, a felicitation was organised for all achievers who brought many laurels to the air squadron at various state and national level camps.
Speaking to the gathering, Wg Cdr Asish listed the various achievements of the unit in the past year. The unit bagged the award for best static aeromodelling at the recently held All India Vayu Sainik Camp.
The audience was treated to a spell binding cultural show put up by the cadets and alumni.
Distinguished members of the alumni comprising of members who have passed out of the unit from nearly 5 decades ago were part of the meet. Ms. Uma Venkatesh, founder and convener of the Alumni, re-affirmed the support and guidance for the cadets in their endeavours. The alumni will be looking further in adding value addition true to the beliefs and goals of the group “to give back to NCC and anything for NCC'”.
The alumni included some serving & retired defence personnel along with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, media personalities and doctors among many others.
They addressed the gathering with their motivational words & promise of guidance.