Thursday, September 17, 2009


MUMBAI, SEPTEMBER 17, 2009: The NCC cadets of standard VII-IX of St.Joseph’s High School, Wadala, attended the annual Training camp organised by Maharashtra Naval Unit- NCC Mumbai “B” from September 2- 11, 2009 at Military Station in Wadala.Two schools along with St. Joseph’s participated in the camp i.e. NES school from Vasai, and B.K High School from Bordi.

During these ten days of rigours training the NCC cadets gave a meritious performance. Dharmin Shah of Std. VIII was awarded best Cadet Award, and he received the prize for the best essay. Francis Cabrini and Anthony Raju both of Std. IX stood first and second respectively in the cross country race. Keval Dedhia of Std. VIII secured the 3rd place in firing and Yash Naik received the award for the best participant in the cultural programme. St. Joseph’s also won the first place in Lezim,

During the ten days of the camp the cadets were well trained in various fields like marching, firing by .22 guns and first aid. Cadets were taken to visit the INS-VIKRANT at the Naval Dockyard. The camp truly enhanced the overall personality of the young cadets instilling team-work, leadership and further boosting their self-confidence.

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