Congress Party in Goa has organized an Essay Competition to commemorate 75 years of Goa Revolution Day. The competition is organized in four categories with topics related to the past, present & future of Goa. The inputs received from the essays shall be incorporated by the Congress Party in its Action Plan for Goa. The prize distribution of the competition will be held on Friday 18th June 2021 at the hands of AICC Goa Incharge Dinesh Gundu Rao stated Congress President Girish Chodankar.
This Essay Competition is organized with the main intention to understand the views & aspirations of youth for the future of Goa. I appeal to the young talent to participate in large numbers & contribute with your ideas in building better Goa Girish Chodankar said.
This is an initiative by the Congress Party to encourage Young & Energetic Goans & know their ambitions to fulfill the dreams of all those brave Freedom Fighters who sacrificed their lives to protect & preserve our beautiful Goa. I appeal to all to participate & share your aspirations said Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat.
The competition is in four categories, Group A of age group 14 years to 16 years with the topic “18th June 1946 & People’s Uprising” wherein the participant can write an essay in a maximum of 1000 words. Group B will comprise of age group 16 years to 18 years with the topic “Goa at 60: What did we achieve?” wherein the participant can write an essay in a maximum of 1500 words.
The third category of Group C of age group 18 years to 21 years with the topic “Vision Goa 2030” wherein the participant can write an essay in maximum of 2000 words. The fourth category of Group D of age group 21 years to 30 years with the topic “Is Censorship of Social Media Justified?” wherein the participant can write an essay in maximum 2500 words informed Himanshu Tivrekar, Social Media Incharge of Congress Party.
The prizes for Category A and B will be First Prize Rs. 3000, Second Prize Rs.2000 and Third Prize Rs.1000 while prizes for Category C and D will be First Prize Rs. 5000, Second Prize Rs.3000 and Third Prize Rs.2000. All the participants will be given Participation Certificates.
The entries can be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before Sunday 13th June 2021 by 4 pm along with a copy of the Birth Certificate or Aadhaar Card. The Cutoff date for age will be 31st May 2021 Himanshu Tivrekar informed. Participants can contact the organizers on 8888338800 for any queries.