About Us Upcoming Events

Bharat Ko Janiye Quiz

Posted on: April 13, 2018 | Back | Print

Bharat Ko Janiye Quiz

In pursuance of an announcement made by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at the 13th PBD Convention on 8th January, 2015 in Gandhinagar, as part of efforts to strengthen engagement with young overseas Indians and encourage them to know more about their country of origin, an online "Bharat Ko Janiye” Quiz is organized for young overseas Indians.

The “Bharat Ko Janiye” Quiz is intended to educate the Indian Diaspora youth across the globe about India's progress in various fields like Science & Technology, Manufacturing, Industry, Communication & Information Technology etc. and also about the different facets of Indian life.  The aim of this quiz program is also to create awareness about India’s rich cultural heritage and its diversity.  With this quiz program, the diaspora youth and NRIs would have an opportunity to learn and understand the culture, history and development of their ancestral country, and deepen their engagement with India.  The Quiz is open for both PIOs and NRIs in the age group of 18-35 years.

Second Edition of Bharat Ko Janiye Quiz, 2018-2019

Win attractive Prizes and chance to win a Trip to India

The young PIOs and NRIs residing in Kazakhstan are invited to participate in the Second edition of Bharat Ko Janiye Quiz, 2018-2019 by registering at the registration form given below.  

First Round: May, 2018 (Exact date and time will be announced in due course) – To be conducted online by the Embassy of India, Astana in the following two categories:

(a) Non-Resident Indian (NRI); and
(b) Person of Indian Origin (PIO)

Prize: Top three winners in both categories will be given Medals by the Embassy of India, Astana.

Second Round: Top three winners of the First Round in both categories will participate in the Second Round, which will be conducted online by the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi.

Third and Fourth Rounds (Semi Final and Final): Top winners of the Second Round in both categories will be invited for Onsite Quiz (3rd and 4th Rounds), which will be conducted Onsite by the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi.  They will also attend a workshop in New Delhi and participate in the Bharat Ko Janiye Yatra, a 15 day tour of India.  

After the Yatra, Final Round (4th) will be held Onsite in New Delhi and Top three winners will be awarded Medals at the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Convention, 2019.