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NCC honours KU Vice-Chancellor

Staff Reporter

WARANGAL: Kakatiya University Vice-Chancellor V. Gopal Reddy was honoured with the Colonel Commandant rank at a ceremony conducted by Warangal NCC Group on Saturday.

At a function held on the campus of St. Peter Group of Educational Institutions, NCC Commander T. Sambaiah bestowed the honour on Prof. Reddy A certificate issued by NCC Director-General Lt. General Prakash Chowdhury was given to him .

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Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Gopal Reddy said NCC was playing a key role in shaping the career of students and inculcating discipline and patriotism. He said that he would take all possible measures for the growth and development of NCC activities in the university area.

NCC cadets presented guard of honour to the Vice-Chancellor. NCC group commander T. Sambaiah said this was the highest honour given to a civilian in recognition of their contributions in the field of education and research. Prof. V. Gopal Reddy was the second Vice-Chancellor in the country to get this award, he added. Warangal Collector K. Damayanthi and university executive council member A. Seetharam Naik and St. Peter Educational Institutions chairman N. Narayan Reddywere present.