Winner Announcement for VEERGATHA 2.0
Veergatha 1.0 was received very enthusiastically pan India. Inspired by its success, MOE in coordination with MOD is implementing VeerGatha 2.0 from 1st Sep 2022 to 30th Nov 2022 under the aegis of Gallantry Awards Portal of India. In order to popularize Veergatha 2.0, several physical and online interaction of gallantry awardees were done with the school students.
Students were encouraged to participate in the following activities as part of the project.
|3rd to 5th||Poem/Paragraph(150 words)/Painting|
|6th to 8th||Poem/Paragraph(300 words)/Painting/ Multi Media Presentation|
|9th to 10th||Poem/Essay (750 words)/Painting/ Multi Media Presentation|
|11th to 12th||Poem/Essay (1000 words)/Painting/ Multi Media Presentation|
The Suggestive Topics were:
_________(Gallantry Award winner) has/have instilled the values of courage, bravery and selflessness in me. _______(this) is how I will inculcate them in my daily life.
I will honour my role model (Gallantry Award winner) __________ and take a pledge to do________.
__________(Gallantry Award winner) motivates me to place nation above self. __________(this) is how I will place nation above self.
__________(Gallantry Award winner) has inspired to join the Armed Forces of India. How will I make India stronger by joining the Armed Forces?
SCERTs made submissions on MyGov portal while CBSE schools submitted entries on CBSE portal.
25 winners have been selected by National Evaluation Committee by first week of Jan’23. The winners will be felicitated by Hon’ble Raksha Mantri on 25th Jan’23 in the presence of Hon’ble Minister of Education and Hon’ble RRM. The winners will receive a medal, a merit certificate and a cash award of Rs 10000 each. The winners will also witness Republic Day Celebrations on 26th Jan 23.
Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Education & MyGov congratulate all the winners.