Assam & Tripura win 3rd North East Level ‘Bharat Ko Jano’ regional quiz competition
Dimapur : The 3rd North East Level ‘Bharat Ko Jano’ regional quiz competition was held at Durga Mandir auditorium in Dimapur on January 12. Participants from Assam, Manipur, Tripura, Arunachal, Meghalaya, Sikkim and Nagaland attended the event.
A press release issued by Dr Ramashankar Shiromoni, Secretary, Bharat Vikas Parishad (BVP), Dimapur stated that Ngukavi Naga aka NK Naga was conferred with “BVP Talent Award 2019”. Dr Sinam Rajendra Singh, National Vice President, BVP presented the award comprising of a trophy with certificate for his outstanding contribution in the field of music. BVP Talent Award 2019 is a National special award for youth talent by BVP conferred in selected zonal programme to encourage young talent of the country.
Dr Abhijit Mitra, Director ICAR-NRC on Mithun, Nagaland graced the programme as chief guest at inaugural session. Dr Mitra inaugurated the programme with lighting of lamp and floral tribute to Swami Vivekananda on his 157th Birth Anniversary.
Dr Sinam Rajendra Singh, National Vice President, BVP, Swadesh Ranjan Goswami Additional Secretary General Along with Central Office Bearers, Pankaj Sinha, Organising Secretary Vidya Bharati, Dr H Priasakhi Devi, President BVP Manipur and other State Presidents of BVP from NE with other delegates spoke during the event.
The event is a first of its kind that has been organised by BVP in Nagaland to encourage young minds of the region. Youth leaders from Gorkha Youth Club, Dimapur Bengali Students Union, Bongs and many other youth organization attended the event.
During the function, Ngukavi presented songs in Bengali and Hindi language. Welcome speech was delivered by Bishnu Bhattacharjee Regional Secretary BVP NE & Convenor of the programme, while vote of thanks was pronounced by Niranjan Saha, Cultural Secretary of BVP.
In the quiz competition senior group, Assam emerged the winner followed by Tripura and Nagaland in second and third position while in junior group, Tripura won the title with Assam and Nagaland in the second and third position respectively.
Winning team of both groups will participate in the National Level ‘Bharat Ko Jano’ which is scheduled to be held at Bhubaneswar on January 19.