Around 116 cadets from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana NCC Directorate took part in the Republic Day camp in New Delhi from January 1 to January 30 and it stood fifth among the other 17 Directorates and won many medals, awards and trophies.
The awards includes All India Best Cadet Senior Division (Navy) in the second position (Cadet B Shanmugam), All India Best Cadet Junior Division (Navy) in the first position (Cadet Shaun Jimmy), runner-up trophy in National Integration Awareness Programme, All India Best Girl Cadet Trophy in horse riding (Cadet PT Rakshitha) and Directorate General horse riding trophy.
An award ceremony was organised at NCC Directorate (AP&TS) in Secunderabad. Air Commodore NN Reddy, Deputy Director General of NCC Directorate Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, presented those medals, awards and trophies to the cadets. Colonel Choudhary Medal was presented to Cadet Harshita Jain as the ‘Best NCC Cadet’ 2018.