Sadakathullah Appa College

(An Autonomous Institution)

NATIONAL CADET CORPS

NCC - 2008-2009:

Our College NCC unit has got the authorized and actual strength of one officer and 104 cadets. That includes 34 girl cadets. Lt.S.M.Abdul Kader of the Department of Physics is the Company Commander. He has been promoted as Captain since March 1, 2009. Our congratulations to him on adding one more feather to his cap. He spends a lot of his time in imparting rigorous training to the cadets. The cadets attended Camps at the Regional, State and National levels. They took part in adventure activities as well as social service works. They have won medals, prizes and scholarships.

Under officer S. Nagaraj of II B.Sc. Mathematics attended the prestigious Republic Day Camp (RDC 2009) at New Delhi from 1 Jan to 29,2009 representing the Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Andaman and Nicobar Directorate in the capacity of directorate senior. He also received the Chief Minister’s Banner Flag on behalf of the championship-winning Madurai group NCC team from Honourable Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Thiru TPM. Mydeen Khan at a Government function held at Chennai on 5th Feb, 2009.

Our Senior Under Officer D.Sankara Raja Pandian of III B.A. English joined the Indian Army as an Officer after passing the UPSC Combined Defense Services (CDS) examination. He is undergoing training at the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun from 3rd September, 2008. We are glad to say that he is the first Cadet from our College to have been selected as an Army Officer.

Our Cadets participated in Tree Plantation Programme, Anti-smoking Rally, Rain Harvesting Programme and the Annual Range Firing wholeheartedly.

In the year 2008, 4 cadets passed the ‘C’ certificate examination producing 100% passes and 60 cadets out of 64 have passed the ‘B’ Certificate examinations producing 94% passes. Our College NCC Cadets reaped a rich harvest of Medals in various competitions held at National, State, Regional and District levels by showing their extraordinary talents.

NCC Annual Day was celebrated on 16 Dec, 2008. The chief Guest S.Murugesan, B.Sc.,

Asst. Commissioner of Police(Law and Order), Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli City, delivered a special address motivating the cadets to join the uniformed services.

It is a very rare distinction that the Madurai regional level both the Best Cadets in boys as well as girls have been our college students. Some of the camps which our cadets attended are:

Cadet

Camp

Venue and Date

Cpt. V. Prem

Special National Integration Camp

Rohtak,7th -18th Jan-2009

U/O S. Nagaraj

RDC Launch I Directorate Camp

Chennai, 8th -17th Dec,2008

U/O. S. Nagaraj

RDC Launch II Directorate Camp

Chennai 18th -27th Dec,2008

U/O. S. Nagaraj & Cpt. V. Prem

RDC Directorate Selection Camp

Chennai 14th – 23rd Dec, 2008

U/O.S.Nagaraj, Cpt. Prem. Cdt. M.Salai, Chandirakha And M.Selvanarayani

Intergroup Competition (IGC)

Madurai 5th – 14th Sep,2008

K.Vallavaraja

All India Hemkund Sahib and valley of flower Trekking Camp

Dehradum 4th -17th Sep,2008