2 J&K NCC Battalion commemorates Raising Day & organised Marathon Run in Jammu
JK&L Directorate commemorated 75th year of NCC Raising Day by organising a Marathon Run in Jammu City. The theme of the event was “Campaign against Disinformation”. To Commemorate 75th Raising Day Celebrations of NCC, number of events are being organised by NCC throughout the country.
The Marathon was flagged off by the Chief Guest, Shri Ramesh Kumar, (IAS), Divisional Commissioner, Jammu. The event was widely participated by enthusiastic Marathon Runners. The Gala event culminated with a cultural program by troupe of J&K Academy of Arts Cultural & Language, Jammu. The event also witnessed participation of Special invitees children of Balgran Child home, The Red Cross Society, Jammu and the Motorcyclists of ‘BULL RIDERS CLUB, Jammu’.
While awarding the winners of the Marathon, The Chief Guest, Shri Ramesh Kumar (IAS), Divisional Commissioner, Jammu congratulated all the participants and emphasised the role of youth in Nation Building and importance of sports in our lives. He exhorted all present to be a role model for the society to ensure that we collectively take the Nation ahead towards Peace, Progress and Prosperity.
At the end Brig Vikram Raina, Group Commander, NCC Group Jammu gave the vote of thanks and congratulated the participants to come out in numbers and make the event a grand success. He also expressed his gratitude to the Chief Guest, special invitees, and J&K Traffic Police for their support.