National Cadet Corps is a tri-services-organization comrising the Army wing, Naval wing, and Air wing engaged in grooming The Youth-“Leaders of Tommorow”, into disciplined and patriotic citizens. Presently NCC has more than 13 lakhs cadet in the roll.
The National Cadet Corps came into existence on 16th July, 1948 under the NCC act XXXI of 1948 under Ministry of Defence with the important aims like “to develop character, comradeship, ideals of service capacity for leadership in the youth of country, to stimulate inetrest in the defense of country providing service training to youth and to build a reserve to unable the armed forces to expand rapidly national emergency”. NCC imparts military training in battle field and crafts, map-reading, weapon handling, civil defence, self-defence and first aid through various adventerous and training camps. NCC also provide opportunities to the cadets to seek direct commision in Indian armed forces under NCC special entry scheme twice or thrice in a year.
During the enrollment process near about 110 students both boys and girls applied and appeared before the panel for 27 vaccancies in the tough compitition, shows the attraction of NCC amoung the students community and their dedication and spirit towards the nation. The battalion Hq. 2HP BN NCC Mandi under the command of Col. Piyush Aggarwal, ADM. Officer Lt. Col. D.S. Thakur, SM. Rakesh Kumar and other staffJCO’s and NCO’s provides necessary guidance and training to the cadets time to time in differnt camps i.e. ATC, CATC, COC, and other activities. The details of NCC activities carried out during the session 2018-19 are as under.
♦ 05 SW (Girls) cadet attended HIM TREK-1. All India Girls Trekking Expedition Camp at Baijnath w.e.f 21st May to 28th May, 2018.
♦15 SW cadets attended Combined Annual Training Camp at Sundernagar w.e.f 5th June to 14th 2018.
♦13 SD and 01 SW cadet attende CATC at Chauntra w.e.f. 07th July, to 16th July 2018.
♦01 SW and 02 SD cadets attended Thal Sainik Camp at Nagrota w.e.f. 6th July to 12th July 2018.
♦01SD Cadet Abhay Singh Pathania was selected to attend Attachment Training of NCC, Boy cadets with IMA w.e.f. 13th June to 24th June 2018.
♦01 SW Under Officer Rishu Barwal and 01SD Senior Under Officer Abhay Singh Pathania attended Personality Development and Life Skills Camp (PDLS) at Jalandhar w.e.f. 10th Sept. to 19th Sept. 2018.
♦01 SW Sgt., Anjali Attended INTER GROUP COMPETITION (IGC/RDC 2018) at Rewalsar w.e.f. 8th Sept. to 17th Sept. 2018.
♦05 SD Cadets attended Attachment of NCC officer and SD Boys cadets with regular Army Unit at Solan w.e.f. 5th Oct. to 19th Oct. 2018.
♦01 SD cadet SUO Abhay Singh Pathania was selected to attend service selection board (SSB) course at officer training Academy (OTA) Kamptee (MH) w.e.f. 22nd Oct. to 31st Oct. 2018.
♦03 SW and 01 SD cadet attended CATC-235 at Shahtlai w.e.f. 2nd Nov. to 11th Nov. 2018.
♦01 SD cadet SUO Abhay Singh Pathania was selected to attend Advance Leadership Camp (ALC) at Chennai w.e.f. 5th Dec. to 16th Dec. 2018.
♦01 SD Cadet SGT. Anjali attended Pre RDC- II Camp at Ropar w.e.f. 10th Dec. 2018.
♦01 SD cadet SUO Abhay Singh Pathania was selected to attend DCATC-SSB and PD camp at NCC Training school/ academy Roppar w.e.f. 20th Jan. to 29th Jan. 2019.