Participation in Republic Day Parade is a matter of pride for every participant. NCC Cadets dream of being a part of this flawless parade conducted at RAJPATH, NEW DELHI on the occasion of Republic Day each year. This dream came true for two NCC Cadets of Khalsa College for Women, Civil Lines, Ludhiana. SUO Harleen and Cadet Aastha Sharma became part of Punjab Contingent during Republic Day Parade on 26th January 2021. These two college cadets set the milestone as they were the only cadets from entire Punjab state who became part of RD 2021.
Cadet Harleen is a student of B.A. III in the college. She was selected for Rajpath Parade and was also selected for Contingent Drill and PM Rally. Cadet Aastha is student of B.A. II in the college. She was a part of PM Rally and was placed in the first row of the parade. She has attended Republic Day Parade in Junior Wing as a cadet on 26th January 2016 also. Both cadets bagged various prizes for their achievements during numerous selection camps from the month of October 2020. The cadets narrated that the entire RD journey has made them stronger and increased their potential to deal with challenges of life.
College Principal, Dr. (Mrs.) Mukti Gill appreciated the efforts of the cadets and NCC Department for motivating the cadets to attain this landmark. She said that these cadets are the torch bearers for other college students and NCC Cadets. She added that these cadets will be for sure successful in their lives as they have understood the importance of hard work and dedication at such a young age. She motivated them to continue with the same spirit and enthusiasm in other fields as well.