A Grand finaleto Bharat Vikas Parishad’s National Group Song Competition of Patriotic Songs for 2017

The Golden Jubilee celebrations for Bharat Vikas Parishad’s National Group Song Competition(NGSC) 2017 of Patriotic Songs, had a glorious finale.

Online PR News – 12-December-2017 – Delhi – The Golden Jubilee celebrations for Bharat Vikas Parishad’s National Group Song Competition(NGSC) 2017 of Patriotic Songs, had a glorious finale today with the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind Ji’s closing remarks and Prize Distribution ceremony. The final lap of the programme that witnessed participation of over 5,00,000 students from 50,000 schools across the country.

Bharat Vikas Parishad is a service-cum-sanskar oriented, non-political, socio-cultural voluntary organization. Since its inception in 1963, it is dedicated to the development and growth of the country in all fields of human endeavour - cultural, social, academic, moral, national and spiritual - by promoting a sense of patriotism, national unity and integrity.

“Bharat Vikas Parishad would like to thank the President of India for taking so much time out to listen to the children from across the country sing different patriotic songs. The children were encouraged by the wisdom shared by the Chief Guests and we are sure that these will be embedded as cherished memories for the children’, says Sri Shitaram Pareek, National President Bharat Vikas Parishad

Since 1967, Bharat Vikas Parishad has been organising National Group Song Competition(NGSC) of patriotic songs among school children at Branch, State, Region and finally National levels, where a large number of students from different strata of society come together for the NGSC where the focus is on inculcating patriotic values amongst the young impressionable children.

“A large part of Bharat Vikas Parishad’s Educational Development Programmes focus on inculcating the feeling of respect, patriotism and moral/cultural values in the students and youth. We are happy that our efforts to promote patriotism amongst the young of today is now bearing fruit with the huge numbers that participate in NGSC today. We would like to thank not just our Chief Guests but also the countless people from across the country who made this programme possible”, says Mr. Ashok Azad, Convener, National Group Song Competition 2017, Bharat Vikas Parishad.

This year, on the 50th anniversary of the beginning of NGSC, the competition witnessed over 50,000 schools participating at the branch level, wherein 1350 schools went up to the Prant(state) level. 70 of these were then selected for Regional level and finally the top 7 came to the national level. The finalists at the national level were teams from Govt. Girls Senior Secondary School, Fazilka, from Punjab South, Sushila Inter College Ghaziabad from Western UP, DPS Kalinga from Orissa, DPS Bilaspur from Chattisgarh, DAV Public School, Panvel, Raigad from Kokan, Sheishank, Sheitam, Shanglen, Imphal from Manipur and DAV School Chennai from Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry.