The Combined Annual Training Camp for the NCC cadets was conducted by 1 HP Girls Bn Solan at Baru Sahib, Himachal Pradesh. About 420 cadets from different regions of Himachal Pradesh participated in the different training sessions and competitions. The details of the technical sessions for the period are as mentioned below:
Dr. Jaswant Singh, Dean of Student Welfare of Eternal University inaugurated the session on behalf of Dr. H.S. Dhaliwal, the Vice Chancellor of Eternal University. Commanding Officer Col. A.S. Ghumman addressed the opening ceremony. Field Drill as well as weapon training in which stripping and assembling of 0.22 Rifle was demonstrated on the first day. A session on camp hygiene was also organized followed by Volleyball Practice match in the evening with rehearsal for cultural Programme.
On November 17, 2017 cadets attended PT in the morning followed by field drill and map reading class. A special lecture by the commanding officer, Col. A.S. Ghumman was also organised for the students of Akal college of Engineering and Technology, Eternal University to inspire the students to join defence forces. A session on health and hygiene was conducted to aware NCC cadets about the structure and functionalities of human body. The session was followed by Field craft and Battle craft practice. A demonstration on tent pitching was conducted followed by Volleyball match between Alpha and Bravo company. The training for the day ended with Solo song competition in the evening.
On November 18, 2017 the programme was started with PT run, walk and Yoga at 0630 hours at the PT Ground. At 0845 hours Kadwar sizing, Teenline banana, Khuli line or Nikat line marching was conducted in the Drill ground of Baru Sahib. A session on introduction to infantry weapons and wireless technology was also conducted for the cadets. The session was followed by tent pitching competition and solo dance competition in the evening.
On November 19, 2017, all the cadets attended PT at 0630 hours at the PT Ground followed by field drill incorporating teh training for Khade khade salute Karna, Parade per visaraijan or line tod commands at 0845 hours. A basic weapon training session was organised for the cadets to demonstrate loading, cocking & unloading of .22 Rifles followed by map reading class. A lecture on personality development was also organised by all concerned ANOs for the cadets. A special firing session was organised for the cadets of Baru Sahib. The day ended with group song & group dance practice in the evening.
On November 20, 2017, all the cadets attended PT at 0630-0710 hours at the PT Ground. After the breakfast, all the cadets attended Drill including Parade Par, Visarjan aur Line Tod in between 0845 hrs to 0920 hrs in the Drill Ground. The drill training was followed by weapon training including lying position holding and aiming of .22 Rifle. A health care session was also conducted demonstrating the treatment and care of wounds followed by disaster management talk. A poster making competition was also organized with the theme “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”. The day concluded with group song competition.
On November 21, 2017, all the cadets attended PT at 0630-0710 hours at the PT Ground of Baru Sahib. After the breakfast, all the cadets attended Drill training including Tej Vhal-Tham Aur Dhire Chal-Tham commands in between 0845 hrs to 0920 hrs in the Drill Ground. The session was followed by weapon training including safety precautions and map reading class. The cadets were also enlightened with leadership skills and personality development techniques.
A volleyball match was also organised between the cadets of Baru Sahib and 2nd year cadets. The day concluded with a Group Dance Competition.
On November 22, 2017, all the cadets attended PT at 0630-0710 hours at the PT Ground of Baru Sahib. After the breakfast, all the cadets attended Drill including Tejchal se mudna aur salute karna commands in between 0845 hrs to 0920 hrs in the Drill Ground. The cadets were made aware of the armed forces and basic ranks & budges. An awareness session on environment conservation was also conducted for the cadets. Followed by motivational lecture by the Commanding officer. The day ended with practice for cultural programme.
On November 22, 2017, all the cadets attended PT at 0630-0710 hours at the PT Ground of Baru Sahib. After Camp Fall-in , a Squad drill was conducted. A social awareness camp was also organised with the theme “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan”. The camp concluded with final cultural programme and prize distribution for the winners. The closing ceremony was graced by the presence of Baba Iqbal Singh Ji, Chancellor, Eternal University, Baru Sahib and Dr. H.S. Dhaliwal, Vice Chancellor, Eternal University.