Nagpur, Aug. 19 (ANI): Raksha Bandhan was celebrated at the ongoing National Integration Camp (NIC) at Hyderabad House, wherein school girls from various schools tied Rakhis to the National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets and staff who have arrived in city from all parts of the country.
The National Integration Camp is presently underway at Nagpur under the auspices of Nagpur Group Headquarters.
Six hundred cadets, both boys and girls, from different states namely Assam, Manipur, Rajasthan, Kerala, Tamilnadu etc, are participating in the camp.
The initiative of celebrating the Rakhi festival was taken in collaboration with a leading central Indian daily. The Rakhis tied to the NCC Cadets and staffs were personally hand made by the girl students from various schools in the city.
The 12-day-long National Integration Camp commenced on August 16 with the aim to foster appreciation, understanding of cultures between the cadets of various states and thereby achieving the National integration.
Apart from this the cadets would also be undergoing training in various disciplines such as personality development, general knowledge to enhance awareness, civil defence etc.
The endeavor of the Nagpur Group would be to foster the spirit of national integration, breaking the cultural, religious, geographical and language barriers and at the same time promoting the personal growth of the cadets. (ANI)