NCC DAY CELEBRATIONS -27th NOV 2016- NAVAL NCC WING, ST.ALBERT’S COLLEGE
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NCC NAVAL WING CELEBRATES NCC DAY 2016
National Cadets Crops (NCC) day is celebrated every year on the fourth Sunday in the month of November. The NCC was formed on 15th July 1948.
In 2016 NCC Day was celebrated on 27th November Sunday.
As part of the NCC day three major activities were carried out by the Senior Division NCC Naval Wing Cadets of St.Albert’s College.
On 23rd November 2016, Principal Dr.M.L Joseph inaugurated the celebration by ‘Planting of Saplings’ in the College campus. He addressed the cadets and stressed the need of planting the trees to reduce the greenhouse effect and to provide an Umbrella to the Mother Earth. Associate NCC Officer Lt.(Dr.) M.A Solomon welcomed the gathering.
On 24th November 2016, a Blood Donation Camp was conducted at I.M.A Voluntary Donor Blood Bank, Ernakulum in association 7 (K) Naval Unit NCC, Ernakulam . The cadets from St. Albert’s College, Ernakulam, Sacred Heart College, Thevara Maharajas College, Ernakulam and KUFOS, Panangad donated blood.
The Camp was inaugurated by the Chief Medical Officer, Dr. M. Gangadharan. ANO Lt.M.A Solomon coordinated the camp.
On 25th November 2016, ‘NCC DAY RUN’ was conducted by 7 (K) Naval Unit NCC, Ernakulam from Priyadarshini Park Kochi Port Trust to T2 Hanger, Naval Base at 8.00 am. The cadets from St. Albert’s College, Ernakulam, Sacred Heart College, Thevara Maharajas College, Ernakulam and KUFOS, Panangad participated in it.
Capt.Sanjay Jayaswal, Commanding Officer, 7 (K) Naval Unit NCC, Ernakulam addressed the cadets. Smt. Gowri S Nair, Secretary, Kochi Port Trust flagged off the Run. Lt.MA.Solomon, JS Sri.Mohandas and PI staff also participated.