Sadakathullah Appa College

(An Autonomous Institution)

NATIONAL CADET CORPS

NCC - 2011-2012

Our college NCC unit has the authorized strength of one officer and hundred and four cadets. Mr. K. Syed Ali Badhusha, Assistant Professor of English, took charge as officer cadet on 18-07-2011 from our college NCC caretaker Mr. M. Mohamed Roshan.

Many of our cadets participated in a number of camps and social service activities throughout the year. Our senior under officer (SUO) V.Lakshmanan of II B.Sc. Physics headed five of our cadets in inter-unit competitions and won the over-all championship award for the Battalion. It was seventeen years back that we last achieved this. Cadet quarter master (CQM) A. Satham Hussain, (II B.Sc. Chemistry) cadet Z. Fathuhur Rabbani, Faizal (II B.Sc. Physics) took part in the ten-day state level camp held at Pungaws in Assam on 02 June, 2011. Twenty four boys and twenty two girls who participated in the Combined Annual Training Camp held at St. John’s Higher Secondary School, Palayamkottai from 23-12-2011 to 01-01-2012. In the series of competitions conducted in the camp, S. Ramamoorthy (II B.Sc. Zoology) won the second place in firing among the senior division. S. Ashok (I B.Sc. Physics) won the second place in firing among the first year students. P. Maheswari (I B.Sc. Computer Science won the second place in firing among the senior wing. G. Manikandan (I B.A. History) won the second place in Mini Marathon. 45 cadets wrote the NCC ‘B’ Certificate Examination on 18 and 19-02-2012 and 20 cadets wrote the NCC ‘C’ Certificate Examination on 25 and 26-02-2012. Our cadet C. Ganesh Kumar has joined the Indian Air Force this year as Air Craftsman. Apart from this, Cadet Sudakar (III B.Sc. Zoology) Revathi (Physics) and Mandramoorthy (Physics) have joined the Tamil Nadu Police Service. L. R. Raja Sekar and Sudalai Muthu are likely to enter the CRPF.