NATIONAL CADET CORPS
Ensure police protection to medical staff working during pandemic: MHA to states & UTs
Addressing a press conference, Joint Secretary in MHA Punya Salila Srivastava said the lockdown guidelines were being followed strictly in the states and UTs. She said the ministry had issued an addendum on Friday to exemptions given under the Disaster Management Act through which fisheries and aquaculture activities have been allowed during the lockdown period.
J&K kids nationalists, sometimes they're motivated in wrong direction: Rajnath
The children of Jammu and Kashmir are nationalists, but they a...
Lakhs of volunteers step up for fight against Coronavirus
The government is also working on training modules as it plans to engage medical st...
25 district in 15 states have not reported new COVID-19 cases in last 14 days: Health Ministry
Addressing a press briefing here, Joint Secretary in the Health Ministry Lav Agarwal said 796 new COVID-19 cases and 35 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases to 9,152 and deaths to 308.
Coronavirus: 92 new confirmed cases nationwide; Govt says no community transmission yet
As fresh cases of coronavirus cases were reported from various parts of the country including in Rajasthan, Haryana, West Bengal and Uttar Pradesh, including in Noida in the national capital region, the Delhi Police cordoned off a major area in Nizamuddin where several people showed symptoms of coronavirus after taking part in a religious gathering a few days ago.
NCC to be expanded to coastal and border areas:Rajnath Singh
“During the review meeting, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced that the government is determined to expand the NCC and has decided to go ahead for its expansion in the coastal and border areas,” the defence ministry said in a statement.
NCC offers services of cadets for manning helplines, distributing relief material; veterans also mobilised for assistance
Rajya Sainik Boards and Zila Sainik Boards are identifying and mobilising maximum ex-servicemen volunteers to assist the state and district administration in performing public outreach activities such as contact tracing, community surveillance, management of quarantine facilities or any such tasks assigned to them.
Year of Next of Kin: Army plans 'ultimate run'; works on resolving their pending issues
Declaring this year as 'Year of Next of Kin' Indian Army plans to organise various events and initiatives to address their concerns. A run is being organised as part of this theme in which around 7,500 people are planned to participate.
25,000 NCC cadets, retired military health professionals, 8,500 army doctors on standby, while 9000 forces’ hospital beds provided for coronavirus outbreak
Indian Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria told the minister that air force planes have transported about 25 tons of medical supplies within the country in the last five days. Officials added that in the last three days, these supplies were airlifted from Delhi, Surat and Chandigarh to Manipur, Nagaland and the union territories of J&K and Ladakh.
Indian Army dismisses as fake social media messages about likely imposition of Emergency
"Fake and malicious messages are circulating on social media about likely declaration of emergency in mid April and employment of #IndianArmy, #Veterans, NCC and NSS to assist the civil administration," the Army's Additional Director general of Public Information (ADGPI) tweeted.
Army may trim 27,000 from non-core units
In a move which could help save Rs 1,600 crore, the Army might reduce its manpower by around 27,000 soldiers deployed in ‘non-core activities'.
NCC certificate holders to get preference in paramilitary forces
In order to achieve Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to increase participation of youth in National Cadet Corps (NCC), the home minister has taken an unprecedented decision to give NCC certificate holders bonus marks in direct entry examinations for the CAPFs, as prevalent in armed forces examinations, a home ministry statement said.
"Brought CAA To Correct Historical Injustice," Says PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government has brought the Citizenship Amendment Act to correct "historical inju...
Modi at NCC event: CAA brought in to correct historical injustice
Speaking at the Annual Prime Minister's National Cadet Corps (NCC) Rally 2020, PM Modi said the problem in Jammu and Kashmir persisted since Independence and some families and political parties kept issues in the region "alive", as a result of which terrorism thrived there.
Watch: PM Modi attends NCC rally in New Delhi
Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inspects the National Cadet Corps parade, at Cariappa Parade Ground. Watch: PM Modi attends NCC rally in...
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