Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the National Youth Parliament Festival 2021 today. The event will be conducted in virtual mode at 10 AM the link for which will be provided here. The event will be streamed on social media channels of the Union Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal. Get complete details here.
The Union Education Minister informed on his social media handles that the Prime Minister will be addressing the National Youth Parliament Festival 2021 on January 12, 2021, at 10 AM which will be covered live on the Twitter/ Facebook Pages of the minister. The link to join the live stream will be available on the Twitter and Facebook accounts of the minister.
The candidates who have qualified for the District and State Levels will be eligible to participate in the National Youth Parliament Festival which will be held today and tomorrow - January 11 and 12, 2021.
Participants for the National Youth Parliament Festival 2021
The participants of the National Youth Parliament will include 87 state winners from which 29 who came in the first position will be speaking on selected topics while the remaining 58 will be attending the National Youth Parliament.
Objectives of the National Youth Parliament
The National Youth Parliament is conducted with an objective to hear the voice of the youth from the age of 18 to 25, who are allowed to vote but are not eligible to contest as candidates or the election. The students participate through the deliberations in the youth parliaments at the district level and above.
The festival also aims to encourage the youth to engage in public issues, understand the point of view of the common man, and form their opinion and express them in an articulate manner. The participants will not necessarily be students from educational institutions.