Shri Prakash Javadekar to inaugurate Kala Utsav National Competition
[New Delhi] Shri Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister of HRD, will inaugurate “Kala Utsav” (Festival of Arts) at Bal Bhavan, in the National Capital on 12th December, 2018.
This is an initiative of the Department of School Education and Literacy of the Ministry of Human Resource Development.
As per the sources about 370 children from all the States (except Karnataka) and Union Territories will be participating in the 4-day Kala Utsav National Competition that will be held in different categories like (i) Vocal Music (ii) Instrumental Music (iii) Dance and (iv) Painting. The Kala Utsav ‘Festival of Arts’ National Competition shall be held at the National Level.
One girl and one boy from each State/Union Territory will compete in each of the competitions. Students representing Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan and Navodaya Samiti will also be competing.
Kala Utsav National Competition was launched in the year 2015 with a view to promoting arts in education by nurturing and showcasing the artistic talents of school students, children with special needs too will have the opportunity to display their talents.
National Bal Bhawan will remain closed for visitors from 11th to 15th December for Kala Utsav
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