The National Cadet Corps, NCC Girls’ Mountaineering Expedition to Mt. Tenchenkhang in Sikkim was flagged off by Additional Director General Major General Sanjay Gupta in New Delhi yesterday. The team is led by Lieutenant Colonel Madhab Boro and constitute 20 NCC Girl Cadets from various All India NCC directorates.
This is the first NCC cadets’ expedition in Sikkim ever since 1970. The team will be attempting to scale Mt. Tenchenkhang which is 6010 metre above sea level by the end of next month.