Declamation contest on patriotism and nation building held
IMPHAL, 23rd Sep: Nehru Yuva Kendra, Ukhrul organised a district level declamation contest on the topic “Patriotism & Nation Building’ at Ukhrul Higher Secondary School on Monday.
The contest was participated by select youths of several youth clubs from all seven blocks of Ukhrul district.
Speaking at the event, NYK Ukhrul district youth coordinator Worchipem AC stressed on the importance of organising the contest to strengthen the spirit of nationalism and patriotism amongst youths. Raimi R from Jessami Block won the first position while Lepsopthei Kasar from Ukhrul Block and Thotching Kazip Jajo from Phungyar Block bagged the second and third positions respectively.
Raimi R would be representing Ukhrul district in the state level declamation contest to be held in Imphal.
On the other hand, NYK Thoubal would also be organising a similar contest as a part of forthcoming Republic Day Celebration 2020 on the same topic. District youth coordinator Thoubal Michael T Mate informed that the contest will be held in English or Hindi with time slots of 8 to 10 minutes. Youth and students in the age group of 18-29 years as on 1/4/2019 and residing in Thoubal and Kakching districts can participate in the contest. Those who have already participated in the previous year will not be eligible for the contest, he informed.
Application form and detailed guideline can be obtained from the office of NYK Thoubal. Last date for submission of application forms along with necessary documents is October 8.