The historic Chetwode Drill Square at the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun, on Thursday played host to the Commandant’s Parade for Spring Term-2021. The event was a prelude to the final passing out parade, scheduled to be held on June 12, and marked the culmination of training of 341 Indian and 84 foreign gentlemen cadets.
Lieutenant General Harinder Singh, Commandant, IMA, reviewed the parade and exhorted the cadets to maintain high ideals and pursue excellence at all times.
Stressing that the Army’s reputation rested firmly on their shoulders, he said that they had earned this honour with hard work and they needed to retain it by living up to the Army’s core values of character, competence, commitment and compassion.
Acknowledging and complementing their commitment to serve the nation and uphold the legacy of an unbroken chain of heroes and patriots