Assam, August 16: Bir Chilarai award was presented to the NCC cadets during the  Independence Day event held at Director of Sports & Youth welfare Office at Dispur presided over by Dr Angamuthu, Commissioner & Secretary Sports & Youth Affairs, Govt of Assam.

Brig JC Talukdar, Gp Cdr NCC Gp HQ Guwahati and few other luminaries were also part of the prestigious event.

The award ceremony event is conducted every year on the occasion of Independence Day when Bir Chilarai awards are presented to the meritorious NCC cadets of the state.

This year the proud Bir Chilarai award winners were SUO Shubham Singh of 1 Assam Bn NCC, Cadet Niharika Kashyap of 50 Assam Air Sqn NCC amongst the Senior Division and Cadet Abu Hasmiud Dosa of 27 Assam NCC Company and Cadet Esika Ahmed of 60 Assam Girls Bn NCC amongst Junior Division cadets.

It was a proud moment for the NCC cadets when the glittering awards were presented to them on this festive occasion for being the best amongst the NCC Cadets of Assam.

The NCC Gp HQ Guwahati stole the limelight by bagging all the four coveted Bir Chilarai awards.

The accomplishment of NCC Cadets has been made conceivable due to the strenuous efforts of the Schools and the tough training by the NCC staff in the units.