Former Odisha MP Baijayant Panda To Head High-Level Panel On NCC

Published by
OB Bureau

Bhubaneswar: The Centre has appointed former MP and vice-president of  BJP Baijayant Panda as the chairman of a high-level expert committee to revamp National Cadet Corps (NCC).

The 15-member committee, constituted by the Ministry of Defence (MoD), will suggest measures to empower NCC cadets to contribute more effectively towards nation building and national developmental efforts in various sectors.

The committee will also propose ways for engaging former NCC cadets in its improvement and recommend best practices of similar international youth organisations.

The members of the committee include Mahendra Singh Dhoni, former Indian cricket team captain; Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group; Col (Retd) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, MP and Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, MP.

OB Bureau

Recent Posts

Menstrual Hygiene Day: Woman From Odisha’s Sambalpur Launches Online Campaign For Paid Period Leave

Sambalpur: Ranjeeta Priyadarshini from Sambalpur district in Odisha has launched an online campaign, urging Union…

May 28, 2022

Seven Soldiers Die, 19 Injured After Vehicle Falls Into Shyok River In Ladakh

Srinagar: Seven soldiers died and 19 others were injured, some seriously, when the vehicle transporting…

May 28, 2022

IIT Professor Calls For Switch To Solar Energy To Counter Climate Change, Takes Out Rally From SOA In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Harnessing solar energy to meet all kinds of requirement can counter the problem of…

May 27, 2022

Monsoon Onset In Kerala Likely In 2-3 Days, Says Bhubaneswar IMD Centre

Bhubaneswar: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said conditions are becoming favorable for monsoon…

May 27, 2022

Junior National Hockey: Semifinal Heartbreak For Odisha Boys, To Play For Bronze

Kovilpatti (Tamil Nadu): It was heartbreak for Odisha boys in the semifinal of the 12th…

May 27, 2022

Odisha CM Inaugurates Cyber Security Operation Centre To Protect Govt Data From Hackers

Bhubaneswar: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday inaugurated a state-of-the-art Cyber Security Operation Centre (CSOC)…

May 27, 2022