58 GTC inducts 248 young soldiers

Correspondent Shillong, Feb 13 | Publish Date: 2/13/2021 12:19:14 PM IST

Altogether 248 recruits were inducted as soldiers of the 58 Gorkha Training Centre at an attestation parade on Saturday here in Meghalaya. 

The passing out parade of Recruits of 58 Gorkha Training Centre was held on February 13 at Happy Valley, Shillong.  

The passing out parade marks the culmination of rigorous Recruit training and completes the transformation of a determined recruit into a young soldier of the Indian Army.  

Brigadier M Narendranath Sajan, Commandant 58 Gorkha Training Centre, who reviewed the parade, exhorted the young soldiers to strive to be the finest of Indian Army and congratulated them on this important juncture of their life.

During his address, the Commandant stressed upon the importance of valour, honour, ethos & fine traditions of Indian Army.     

Brigadier Sajan also complemented the staff for having conducted the training following COVID protocols and using innovative methods which will help the young soldiers in serving the Country in more efficient manner. 

In an impressive ceremony marked by immaculate turnout and precision marching, a total of 248 recruits took ‘Oath of Affirmation’.    

These young soldiers will now be despatched to the numerous locations of Indian Army. 

In the presentation ceremony,  recruit Abhishek Sakia was awarded the overall best recruit & recruit of 8 GR and recruit Manish Ale Magar was awarded best recruit of 5 GR (FF).



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