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Bharat Ko Janiye Quiz 2018-19

Posted on: March 06, 2018 | Back | Print

With an aim to motivate overseas Indian youth to develop interest to know and understand India, as envisaged by Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi in association with Indian Embassies/Consulates abroad will organize the second edition of Bharat of ‘Bharat Ko Janiye’ (BKJ) quiz with participation of overseas Indians youth in 2018-19.

Quiz Process: The 'Bharat Ko Janiye' Quiz will be organized in 4 rounds. The first round of quiz will be held in Embassy of India Sofia. The exact date and time will be indicated by the Embassy soon. The winners (Top 3 contestants/participants) will be given certificate and medals by the Embassy of India, Sofia. These winners will then participate in the second round of quiz (online) to be conducted by the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi. The third and fourth rounds (semi final and final round) will also be conducted by the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi. All participants, who are invited for onsite Quiz (3rd and 4th round) would attend a workshop in New Delhi and participate in the Bharat ko Janiye Yatra, a 15 day tour of India. After Yatra, final round (onsite) will be held in New Delhi and top 3 winners will be awarded medals at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention 2019.

Eligibility Criteria: The Quiz is open for overseas Indian youths between the age of 18 and 35 years. All interested Overseas Indian youths residing in Bulgaria and Macedonia, who are eligible to participate in the Quiz may get in touch with Mr. P. Subhash Nair, Second Secretary/Head of Chancery, Embassy of India, Sofia by sending an email at : hoc.sofia@mea.gov.in & hoc@indembsofia.org. Depending upon the number of confirmations received, the date, time and mode of conducting the Quiz will be communicated to the participants in due course.