Sadakathullah Appa College

(An Autonomous Institution)

NATIONAL CADET CORPS

NCC - 2008-2009:

Our college N.C.C. unit strength has been raised from 75 to 104 with 33% reservation for girl cadets. The actual strength is one officer and 104 cadets. Lt.S.M.Abdul Kader of the Department of Physics is the company commander. He spends a lot of his time in imparting rigorous training to the cadets. The cadets attended Camps at the regional level, state level and national level. They took part in adventure activities as well as social service works. They have won medals, prizes and scholarships

Name of the Cadet

Camp

Venue and Date

Sgt.R.Raj Kimar

Thal Sainik Camp

New Delhi, 22nd Sep-5th Oct,2007

Cpl.Lakshmi Kanthan

National Integration Camp

Tirupathi,4-18,Jan,2008

V/O Kannabiran

Urban Summer Camp

Chennai,22-30, May, 2007

Sgt.Rajkumara

TSC Launch I and Launch II Camp

Trichy

Cpl.Hari Prasad and Cpl.Raja Jenifer Asir

Pre IGC RDC Camp

Virudhunagar

The Adventure activities include the Trekking competition held at Kalakad Mundandhurai Tiger Reserve Forest from 29th September to 2nd October, 2007 and the Trekking Programme was held at Manakarai hills under Vallanadu Reserve Forest on 5th January, 2008 in which the officer and 74 cadets participated. It is also noteworthy that the cadets were given practice in using the Self Loading Rifle (SLR) and Light Machine Gun (LMG) at the Annual Range Firing Practice conducted on 23rd January, 2008 at Cheranmadevi Police Firing Range. Fifteen cadets and the officer donated blood during the Blood Donation Camp on 28th November, 2007 reflecting their social commitment. The meticulous and rigorous training has enabled the cadets to get posting in police and security services. Thus Cdt.Chelladurai joined the Railway Police Force (RPF), while Cdt.Raja Prakash joined the Border Security Force (BSF). Other notable achievements are:

Sgt.Rajkumar

Gold medal in obstacle competition

Inter Unit Competition (Madurai)

Cdt.K.Usha

Best Firer Award

Regional Level Annual Training Camp

Cdt.Mahalakshmi

Tamil Nadu Govt. Best Meritorious Cadet Award and Rs.5000 gift prize

Cdt.Mahalakshmi

Tamil Nadu Govt.Best Cadet

Cdt.Nanal Selvi and Cdt.Rajini Clara

Scholoarship of Rs.1200 each