Lamp Lighting and Commissioning Ceremony of Nursing Cadets

Lamp Lighting Ceremony of 30 Nursing Cadets of Batch XI and Commissioning Ceremony of 29 graduates of Batch VII, College of Nursing, Command Hospital (EC) Kolkata was held at the Command Hospital in Kolkata on 26th March 2021.

Lamp lighting ceremony marks the successful completion of preliminary training and donning Nurse’s uniform for the first time, symbolising their readiness to undertake this noble profession.

The ceremony symbolizes transference of light of wisdom from senior nurses to future generation nurses pledging to carry forward this noble profession with purity of thought and sanctity of profession.

These graduates are now commissioned into Military Nursing Service to shoulder the great responsibility of taking care of the Defence personnel and their families.