The Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs (MoIA) and Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) have launched ‘Bharat Ko Janiye’ – an online quiz for the Indian Diaspora. The NRIs/PIOs could win a free 25-day trip to India if they can make it among the top 10 in the final round of the quiz competition. The quiz is open for NRIs and PIOs aged between 18 to 35, from across the globe.
The last date for online registration for participation is December 12 and participants will need to register at www.bharatkojaniye.in
Launched by Mrs. Sushma Swaraj, Union Minister for MoIA and MEA, the quiz is designed to create awareness on the various facets of India, while also educating them on the progress made by the country in various fields such as Science & Technology, Manufacturing, Industry, Communication & Information Technology, etc. There will be no negative marking in the competition, and even the participants can also change their marked answers, till the quiz remains active.
Winners in the NRI and PIO categories will also be felicitated at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2016 event, to be held in Delhi on January 10, 2016.