Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that NCC cadets can act as catalysts to bring change in their families and at large in the society.
Speaking at a NCC rally in the national capital, PM said “I was not as good as you people, hence I was never selected for the parade in Delhi.”
“When I see you, NCC cadets, I feel confident about the future of India. I feel proud of our Yuva Shakti,” PM added.
He added that the role of NCC to further cleanliness has been appreciable.
He said that NCC cadets have promoted the initiative of digital payments started by government. “Remember Dr BR Ambedkar & download BHIM app in your phone, let everyone make it a habit and you’ll contribute to the nation in a great way,” he said.
He further stressed that the nation is built by the citizens of the country and not by rulers.
“Kings, emperors, rulers, governments does not make a nation. Citizens, youth, farmers, scholars, scientists, Shramiks, saints make a nation,” PM said.