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Saturday, November 25, 2017

Amravathy Sainik School - clicked enroute to Amaravathy Dam. Surrounded by so much of natural beauty the students must be really enjoying the environment here. Sainik School, Amaravathi Nagar, was started in 1962 as part of the Sainik School society. It was called Sainik School, Madras (SSM) until 1975. Sainik School, Amaravathinagar, was formed with the objective of training cadets to join the National Defence Academy - NDA (NDA provides combined training for the cadets entering into all the three forces in India). Indian naval academy (INA) which provides training for the naval cadets entering into the Indian Navy.
Students are selected through an entrance examination (All India sainik school entrance exam-AISSEE) for the entry into 6th and 9th standard and the selected candidates are given public school education. The cadets with leadership skills are trained to become officers in the Army, Navy and AirForce. Only Indian citizens are eligible for entry into the school.

1 comment:

  1. The tank and the plane are a clear indication that the Sainik School is a military oriented school.
    The last picture is fascinating!

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