PASSING OUT PARADE AT OFFICERS TRAINING ACADEMY (OTA), CHENNAI

PASSING OUT PARADE AT OFFICERS TRAINING ACADEMY (OTA), CHENNAI

PASSING OUT PARADE AT OFFICERS TRAINING ACADEMY (OTA), CHENNAI

  Chennai, 07th Sep 2019     

An impressive Passing Out Parade on the occasion of the commissioning of 153 Gentleman Cadets and 30 Lady Cadets of the SSC-108 and SSC (W) – 22 Course was held at the Officers Training Academy, Chennai on 07 Sep 2 019. Twelve Gentleman Cadets and nine Lady Cadets from Friendly Foreign Countries (six Gentleman Cadets an d two Lady Cadets from Bhutan, two Gentleman Cadets and three Lady Cadets from Seychelles, two Gentle man Cadets and two Lady Cadets from Maldives, two Gentleman Cadets from Fiji, two Lady Cadets from Ugnada) als o graduated on the occasion.

The Parade was reviewed by Lt Gen Satinder Kumar Saini, AVSM, YSM, VSM, General Officer Commanding in Chief, Southern Command who also presented the Sword of Honour and Gold Medal to AUO Ravi Kumar, Silver Medal to BUO Abhishek Kumar, and the Bronze Medal to ACA Wickremaditya Manker.

During his address, the Southern Army Commander complimented the Cadets and Staff of the Officers Training Academy on the excellent standard displayed by all. He exhorted the Cadets of the Passing Out Course to always adhere to the core values of the Indian Army and strive for excellence in all the endeavors to successfully meet t he security challenges facing the Nation.

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 PS/AK/09/2019