Sunday, June 13, 2021

CEO, Punjab announces the winners of short film competition

With an aim to ensure healthy engagement of citizens in the entire electoral process, the Office of Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab organized a short film contest for the professionals as well as the non-professionals. The results were declared today through a Facebook Live event.   The topic of the contest was “Cleaning up the electoral system – Towards informed and ethical elections”.

The contest was held in two categories, namely short films and animation. A jury comprising of eminent filmmakers – Sh. Amardeep Singh Gill and Sh. Navtej Sandhu adjudged the entries and selected the first three winners in each category. A total of 88 entries were received in different categories and top three entries in each category were chosen.

MUST READ  What would you do as PM? Read Rahul Gandhi's reply to Harvard Prof

Category wise winning entries are as below:-

Short Film – Professional

1st Position: Naseehat by Kewal Kranti Bhadaur & Sahib Sandhu Bhadaur

2nd Position: Ethical Voting by Chetna Films

3rd Position: VOTE by Sukhdev Ladhar

Short Film – Non-Professional

1st Position: NOTA by Alka Bansal

2nd Position: Department of Journalism & Mass Communication of Mata Gujri College, Fatehgarh Sahib

3rd Position: Govt State College of Education Patiala

Animation – Non-Professional

1st Position: Alice Kiro, Akal Degree College for Women, Sangrur

MUST READ  Kirron Kher diagnosed with blood cancer

2nd Position: Nirmla Devi, Govt. Girls Sr. Sec. Smart School, Manakpur

3rd Position: Priya Somani, Khalsa College of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, Amritsar

Dr. S. Karuna Raju, IAS, Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab congratulated each and every participants for their enthusiastic performance and declared the names of the winners. Mrs. Madhvi Kataria, IAS, Additional Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab interacted with all the participants in the end to apprise them about the collaborative role they can play with the department in Voter awareness activities.

MUST READ  Industries dept launches two-month long registration drive under right to business act

Latest news

Aussie swimmer breaks world record post father’s death trauma

Aussie Kaylee McKeown says the death of her father 10-months-ago inspired her to break the 100-metre backstroke world record on Sunday at the Australian...

Jalandhar man on a mission to provide books for children in villages

26-yr-old Mandeep Singh from Sultanpur Lodhi, Jalandhar, has a mission in life. Although secure with in a government job, he is working tirelessly to...

Shops, malls, restaurants to reopen in Delhi

Shops, malls and restaurants in Delhi will open from Monday as Covid numbers in the national capital drop to a three-month low. Shops will...

WATCH birthday girl Disha Patani auditioning for an ad in a throwback video

Before she made waves in Bollywood, Disha Patani was often seen in small-screen commercials. Now she has been romancing superstars like Tiger Shroff, Salman...

Related news

Aussie swimmer breaks world record post father’s death trauma

Aussie Kaylee McKeown says the death of her father 10-months-ago inspired her to break the 100-metre backstroke world record on Sunday at the Australian...

Jalandhar man on a mission to provide books for children in villages

26-yr-old Mandeep Singh from Sultanpur Lodhi, Jalandhar, has a mission in life. Although secure with in a government job, he is working tirelessly to...

WATCH birthday girl Disha Patani auditioning for an ad in a throwback video

Before she made waves in Bollywood, Disha Patani was often seen in small-screen commercials. Now she has been romancing superstars like Tiger Shroff, Salman...

AFL: David Mackay might not be banned after ‘sickening’ bump

Four-time premiership Hawk Jordan Lewis says Adelaide veteran David Mackay shouldn’t be suspended, despite a heavy collision with Hunter Clark that left the young...

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews to get back to work in two weeks

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews has revealed he will return to work on Monday, June 28, three months after being hospitalised by a fall. Mr Andrews...

US is back under Biden, says Emmanuel Macron

The United States is back as a cooperative leader of the free world under President Joe Biden, France's Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday, illustrating...

Stalin wants to meet PM Modi to discuss Tamil Nadu issues

 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Saturday said he has sought a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 17 to discuss...