17-year-old Manipuri youth cracks National Defence Academy exam in first attempt


A 17-year-old boy, Namoijam Naoba Meetei from Manipur has secured 27th rank in the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examinations (II). Naoba hails from Khonghampat Khunou in Imphal. Since childhood, Namoijam Naoba aspired to join armed forces. ‘I have always focused on all-round development and after speculating different career options, this line utilizes everything I has done and learned so far, so I chose this and decided to follow what  have always wanted,’ said Namoijam Naoba Meetei.