With great pleasure, the Embassy of India in Paris announces the holding of a letter writing competition entitled “Dhai Akhar” organized by Department of Post, Government of India. The theme will be “Letter to my motherland”. The campaign will have two categories viz. upto 18 years and above 18 years. The letter is to be handwritten on plain A-4 size paper with a word limit not exceeding 1000 words.
The entries are to be sent to Assistant Director General (Philately), Department of Posts, Room No. 108, Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg, New Delhi-110001. The entries will be accepted from 01.07.2018 till 30.09.2018. A scanned copy of the entry may be submitted on MyGov portal by 30.09.2018 but it is compulsory that a hard copy of the letter bearing dispatch postmark of not later than 30.09.2018 be sent by post.
The First prize, Second prize and Third prize in each category are Rs. 50000, Rs. 25000 and Rs. 10000 respectively. All non-resident Indians and persons of Indian origin residing in France and in its Overseas Territories can participate in the International Level Dhai Akhar Letter Writing Campaign.
We look forward for your active participation in large number. In case of any query or doubt, you are cordially requested to get back to us.
Best wishes and regards