Yogi Adityanath-led UP govt ask schools to conduct Bhagavad Gita singing competition

first_imgThe Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has recently asked all the schools in the state to conduct singing competitions based on the ‘Bhagavad Gita’.Further, on the basis of the result of the Bhagavad Gita contest, a state-level contest will also be held in state capital Lucknow later this month.All the joint directors of education from all the divisions have been asked to check that the singing completion held at district and divisional levels are organised in government, government-aided and private schools of all boards.More on the Bhagavad Gita singing competition:As per reports, the names of the singers or troupes will be short-listed at the district and divisional levels from December 11 to 15Also, a panel, comprising experts in music, Gita, Hindi and Sanskrit, will shortlist the best singerDuring the competition, the pronunciation and singing skills of the contestants will be judgedVenues for divisional level singing competition:Gorakhpur (for both Gorakhpur and Basti divisions)Faizabad (for both Faizabad and Devi Patan divisions)Varanasi (for Varanasi, Azamgarh and Mirzapur divisions)Jhansi (for Jhansi and Chitrakoot divisions)Agra (for Agra and Aligarh divisions)Meerut (for Meerut and Saharanpur divisions)Lucknow, Allahabad, Kanpur, Moradabad and Bareilly.Moreover, the secondary education department has stated that all the expenses incurred on students for this competition will be borne by the respective school authorities.(With inputs from PTI) Read: Supreme Court directs UP to promote mainstream education for specially abled childrenRead: Sports enthusiasts in schools to get financial aid by Delhi governmentadvertisementFor more updates, follow India Today Education or you can write to us at [email protected]last_img read more