Shri Narendra Modi to deliver a note on the Valedictory function of the 2nd National Youth Parliament Festival on 12th January 2021, via video conferencing.
♦ The purpose of the National Youth Parliament Festival (NYPF) is to concentrate to the voices of youngsters aged 18 to 25 who can vote and may participate in various occupations, including public service, within the approaching years.
♦ NYPF is based on the ideas presented by the Prime Minister in his Mann Ki Baat Address on New Year’s Day Eve, 2017.
♦ The first National Youth Parliament Festival (NYPF) was held from January 12 to February 27, 2019, with the theme “Be the Voice of latest India and finding Solutions and Contributing to Policy”.
♦ The 2nd NYPF was launched on December 23, 2020 through a virtual mode and thus the finals are getting to be held on11th January, 2021 within the Central Hall of the Parliament.
♦ 29 national winners will have the prospect to speak before the national jury, composed of MPs Roopa Ganguly, Rajya Sabha, Parvesh Sahib Singh, MPs, Lok Sabha and Prafulla Ketkar.
♦ The top three winners will have the chance to speak to the Prime Minister within the voting function on January 12.
♦ The National Youth Festival is widely known from January 12th to 16th once a year.
♦ 12th January is that the birthday anniversary of Swami Vivekananda and is taken into account the National Youth Day. This year, NYPF also will organize with the National Youth Festival.
♦ Due to COVID-19, the 24th National Youth Festival was held in virtual mode and thus the theme of this year festival is “YUVAAH – Utsah Naye Bharat Ka”.
♦ Both the opening ceremony of the 24th National Youth Festival and thus the closing ceremony of the 2nd National Youth Congress Festival are getting to be persisted January 12, 2021 within the Central Hall of the Parliament.