National Cadet Corps (Army Wing)
Posted Date : 2017-07-06
The NCC is a voluntary organization which is administered through the Ministry of Defence. The Defence Secretary is overall in charge, who is responsible to the Govt. of India for efficient functioning of the NCC and other matters. At the Headquarters level, this organization is headed by an officer of the rank of Lieutenant General who is responsible for the functioning of the NCC in the country. Good and structured training is an essential part of any organization like NCC and hence it is given due importance. A tremendous amount has been achieved by the corps through its well regulated system of intensive training which includes Basic, Advance and Specialized training, with major stress being laid on training camps. Training activities of NCC can be broadly classified as Institutional Training, Camp Training, Attachment Training. The Types of Camps are Leadership Camps (Basic and Advance), Thal Sainik Camp (TSC), Rock Climbing Camp, National Integration , Camps (NIC) , RDC and PM s Rally, Annual Training Camps (ATC), Adventure Training and Sports Camps. NCC as an organization has unified the youth, not only of our country, but has made significant efforts to interact with the youths of other country through YEPs, thus expanding the scope of its training and the ultimate goal of Unity. In St. Johns College, Agra there are 53 vacancies in Army Wing (Infantry wing). Lt. (Dr.) Dinesh Lal, Associate professor, Department of Zoology and Entomology, is the Associate NCC Officer in Army Wing (Infantry wing) of this college.