Two NCC girls from the city beautiful-Yeshashwini Sharma and Preeti Chaudhary- have been selected for the prestigious contingent to march on Rajpath for the Republic Day Parade in the national capital this year.
A release from NCC Directorate stated that they two had been selected after a rigorous and tough competition involving aspirants from all over the country. Yeshashwani, a student of Post Graduate Government College for Girls(PGGCG) sector-42 said that it was her ambition to make her parents proud to feel that it is the ability that not the gender. She finds NCC as an instrument of women empowerment.
Preeti, another student of PGGCG sector-11 said that she wanted to become a fighter pilot. By participating in Republic Day competitions, NCC had enabled her to discover her hidden talent.