Staff Reporter

TIRUCHI: The NCC Army cadets' team of National College, Tiruchi, bagged the overall championship trophy in the competitions conducted as part of the Hero's Day celebrations here recently.

Various competitions, including Drill part 1 and 2; Best Parade Commander; Cherry Blossom; Flag Area, Best Right Marker; Group Dance and Group Song were held as part of the celebrations held at the Bishop Heber College in the city.

Teams from around 18 colleges from Tiruchi and other districts, including Karur and Thanjavur, took part in the contests.

The Group Commander, NCC Group Headquarters Tiruchi Colonel B.N. Chetan presented the championship trophy in the presence of Commanding Officer, 2 TN Battalion NCC, Tiruchi Lt. Col. Prakash Dharan and others.