NCC cadets to play a vital role during C'Wealth Games: Dikshit

New Delhi: Praising the NCC for its pioneering role in diverse fields, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday said its cadets would play a vital role during the Commonwealth Games this year.

Dikshit said this when a group of NCC cadets from across the country called on her.

She said the cadets have earned a reputation for maintaining discipline and rendering constructive contribution in nation building.

Officials later said 5,000 cadets would be deployed to guide visitors and players during the Games.

The cadets, who are here to participate in the Republic Day parade, also shared their experiences of staying in the national capital.