News from Sri Sri University
SRI SRI UNIVERSITY
(Established under UGC State Private University Regulation 2003)
Sri Sri Vihar Ward No-3, Bidyadharpur Arilo, Cuttack, Odisha 754006
Inauguration of Firing Range at Sri Sri University
Range firing is an important and compulsory training for all the NCC cadets. Weapon training is a very important part of NCC where cadets learn the art of shooting. This is done so that the fear of firearms can be removed from the minds of the cadets. The art of shooting teaches precision, accuracy, co-ordination of body movements, confidence and holistic development of a cadet which helps to make a better person in public.
On 03 Aug 22, at about 10:30 am a 50M Short Shooting Range was inaugurated by Mr. Gaurav Sharma, Director Operation, Sri Sri University & Col. Rajneesh Kapoor, Group Commander, Cuttack NCC Group, Odisha at Sri Sri University under the aegis of NCC Directorate of Odisha and Sri Sri University, set up by 1 Odisha Bn NCC (Army) in partnership with Sri Sri University. Capt. (IN) Chanadra Sekhar Panda. Retd, Director Student Affairs, Col. P K Choudhury, Commanding Officer 1 (O) Bn NCC and Dr. Anupam Dakua, CTO, Sri Sri University were present on this occasion and encouraged all. On this occasion many junior officer of 1 (O) Bn NCC with Faculty & staff of Sri Sri University were present to mark the historic occasion of the Sri Sri University.
This range will facilitate around 3000 NCC cadets from various Institutions within 100 kms radius of Sri Sri University. 30 Cadets of 06 institutions participated in this inauguration programmee and participated in firing of 22 Deluxe Rifle under the supervision of N B Thapa, Training JCO. Two cadets one boy and girl who fired maximum on bull were awarded the prizes by Mr. Gourav Verma, Directorate operation, Sri Sri University & Col. Rajneesh Kapoor, Group Commander, Cuttack NCC Group.