Published On : Fri, Aug 12th, 2016

Swachh Bharat Pakhwada at NCC OTA

Swachh Bharat Pakhwada at NCC OTA (1)

Swachhta Pakhwara Seminar in progress at NCC (OTA), Kamptee.

As part of the Swachh Bharat Pakhwada for the year 2016-17, NCC Officers Training Academy, Kamptee has undertaken a one day Seminar on Swachhta on the occasion of International Youth Day, August 12, 2016.

The seminar was inaugurated by Major General NS Rao, Commandant, NCC OTA Kamptee and was conducted at three different venues within the campus in natural surroundings.

Apart from the entire OTA Community, 306 NCC Officer Trainees, 209 Permanent Instructional Staff, 100 NCC Cadets of Nagpur region,along with their officers, have actively participated in the seminar. As the largest youth organisation in the world with its intrinsic strength of pan India footprint, youthfulness, enthusiasm and quest for excellence, NCC is ideally suited to take the national mission of Swachh Bharat to most remotest area of the country and toits logical end.

Swachh Bharat Pakhwada at NCC OTA

Maj Gen NS Rao, Commandant, NCC (OTA) Kamptee during opening address of Swachhta Pakhwara at NCC(OTA) Kamptee.

Towards this cause, sensitizing and training the Trainers, has emerged as the need of the hour. They can be the future Swachhta Ambassadors in every nook and corner of the country. The Seminar in a way has empowered the officer trainees immensely. The Seminar culminated with the participants taking the ‘Swachh Bharat Pledge’ and singing of Swachh Bharat Song.