Mehrab Kaizad Bhaya Wins NCC Honour

The Maharashtra National Cadet Corps (NCC) has bagged the Prime Minister’s Banner Trophy as Champion Directorate for the 15th time in 21 years.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh presented the trophy to the Maharashtra Directorate Saturday evening after the NCC rally in New Delhi.

5344971749488817781_OrgA girl, Aneri R. Desai from the Maharashtra Directorate, bagged the best cadet honour in the Junior Wing Girls. Seventeen NCC Directorates from all over India and 97 foreign cadets took part.

The best cadet award went to Junior Division Boys’ M. Parasuram of Tamil Nadu, Pudducherry and Andaman and Nicobar NCC Directorate.

The best cadet Senior Division (army) was bagged by Anshuman Magal, best cadet Senior Division (navy) went to Murli Krishnan T.P., best cadet Senior Division (air) to Mehrab Kaizad Bhaya and best cadet Senior Wing Girls to Sargeant G. Vaishali.

In his address, Manmohan Singh lauded the NCC for its noble contribution towards empowering the youth, disaster management mitigation, environment conservation, and community development.

The rally was attended by Defence Minister A.K. Antony, Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallam Raju, Defence Secretary Shashikant Sharma and the three commanders of the army, navy and air force.

Article published on SIFY.com

UPDATE: We thank Lt Col Kaizad B Bhaya for sending us a picture of Mehrab receiving the Award from the Prime Minister.

  • Lt Col Kaizad B Bhaya

    The  Photograph shown is that where the Directrioate gets the banner… the attached photograph is the one where Meherab is receiving the Rolling Trophy from the PM – Lt Col Kaizad B Bhaya

  • Lt Col Kaizad B Bhaya

    The  Photograph shown is that where the Directrioate gets the banner… the attached photograph is the one where Meherab is receiving the Rolling Trophy from the PM – Lt Col Kaizad B Bhaya

  • Hombil

    Conrats Meherab…. Best wishes from an ex-NCC guy of yester years 🙂 Homiyar Bilimoria

  • Hombil

    Conrats Meherab…. Best wishes from an ex-NCC guy of yester years 🙂 Homiyar Bilimoria

  • Shernazsingh

    Congratulations Kaizad. It was wonderful to read this article.

    Shernaz Ravi Singh nee Tantra

  • Shernazsingh

    Congratulations Kaizad. It was wonderful to read this article.

    Shernaz Ravi Singh nee Tantra

  • Farnaz Nanji

    Wow!!!!!!!!!!! a proud moment, keep up the great work.

  • Farnaz Nanji

    Wow!!!!!!!!!!! a proud moment, keep up the great work.

  • Jsoonawalla

    Well done Meherab.  You have done  your dad proud. I know him when he was in his short in Lucknow!   Jamshed Soonawalla

  • Jsoonawalla

    Well done Meherab.  You have done  your dad proud. I know him when he was in his short in Lucknow!   Jamshed Soonawalla