Address: National Cadet Corps (NCC), New Delhi, India
The National Cadet Corps is headed by a Director General, an Army Officer of the rank of Lieutanant General, who is responsible for the functioning of the National Cadet Corps in the country through the parade.National Cadet Corps Headquarters situated at Delhi. At the State Level, the country has been divided into 16 Directorates covering all States and Union Territories. Each of the State National Cadet Corps Directorate Headquarters controls two to fourteen Group Headquarters. While Directorates are commanded by Brigadiers or their equivalents, the Groups are commanded by Colonels or equivalents from the Air Force and the Navy, NCC Units are commanded by Major/Lieutenant Colonel or their equivalents.
The National Cadet Corps came into existence on 16th Jul, 1948 under the NCC Act XXXI of
1948 under the Ministry of Defence with the following aims :-
To develop character, comradeship, ideals of service and capacity for leadership in the youth
of the country.
To stimulate interest in the defense of the country, by providing service training to youth.
To build up a reserve to enable the Armed Forces to expand rapidly in a national emergeny.
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