‘Exercise NCC Yogdan’ initiated
Part of: GS Prelims and GS-III – Disaster management; Defence
- Ministry of Defence (MoD) has allowed temporary employment of NCC cadets under ‘Exercise NCC Yogdan’.
- These cadets will give a helping hand to state and municipal authorities to augment relief efforts against COVID-19.
Important value additions:
National Cadet Corps
- It is the youth wing of Armed Forces with its Headquarters at New Delhi.
- It t is open to school and college students on voluntary basis.
- It engaged in grooming the youth of the country into disciplined and patriotic citizens.