The National Cadet Corps is the Indian military cadet corps with its Headquarters at New Delhi, Delhi, India. It is open to school and college students on voluntary basis. National Cadet Corps is a Tri-Services Organization, comprising the Army, Navy and Air Force, engaged in grooming the youth of the country into disciplined and patriotic citizens. The National Cadet Corps in India is a voluntary organization which recruits cadets from high schools, colleges and universities all over India. The Cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parades.
Aims of NCC:
The NCC aims at developing character, comradeship, discipline, a secular outlook, the spirit of adventure and ideals of selfless service amongst young citizens. Further, it aims at creating a pool of organized, trained and motivated youth with leadership qualities in all walks of life, who will serve the Nation regardless of which career they choose. Needless to say, the NCC also provides an environment conducive to motivating young Indians to join the armed forces.
Genesis of NCC:
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Motto of NCC:
"Unity and Discipline"
Pledge of NCC:
We the cadet of the national cadet corps,
do soloemnly pledge that we shall always uphold the unity of India.
We resolve to be disciplined and responsible citizen of our nation.
We shall undertake positive community service in the spirit of selflessness
and concern for our fellow beings.