Former Team India Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has also been announced as a member of the expert committee.
The committed headed by former lawmaker Baijayant Panda includes Col. (Retd) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, MP Vinay Sahasrabuddhe and Jamia Millia Islamia Vice Chancellor Najma Akhtar.
300 youth from foreign countries to participate in NCC’s Republic Day camp in 2022: Defence Secretary
It will be part of the Youth Exchange Programme (YEP) which is an annual feature of the important NCC RD Camps through which exchange of cadets is done with the member nations.
In consonance with the National Education Policy (NEP 2020), National Cadet Corps (NCC) is now made an elective for college students.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had earlier urged all stakeholders of the NCC to think about a plan of action for taking it to a higher level by 2023, when the body turns 75.