Ministry of Water Resources has launched a video contest titled Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puruskar Pao.
According to an official release, the fortnightly contest which was launched through MyGov yesterday, will continue till 4th of November 2018. Three winners will be selected every fortnight in the contest. Any Indian citizen can upload their video entries on YouTube and enter the publicly accessible link on the Video link section of MyGov contest page www.mygov.in. The participants will be judged on the basis of elements of creativity, originality, composition, technical excellence, artistic merit, quality of video, content and visual impact. The amount for the first prize will be 25 thousand rupees, for second 15 thousand and for the third it will be ten thousand.
The Ministry has joined hands with MyGov portal to run the contest.
The Ministry has appealed the people to make and upload videos related to Water Conservation, Optimum Water Utilization and Water Resource Development and Management in different parts of the country. It said, any innovative advertisement, commercial on Water Conservation are also welcome. The duration of the videos should be minimum 2 minutes and up to 10 minutes in Hindi, English or any other regional language.