New Delhi, June 29: In the first of its kind, the Government of India has organised an e-greeting design contest to mark and celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr. It has also been declared that the top designs would be awarded with cash prizes.
MyGov.in is an interactive portal launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The portal said, "MyGov.in is hosting an e-greetings design contest to mark this day and celebrate the spirit of Eid-Ul-Fitr by creating intriguing designs."
The top three winners will be awarded cash prizes of Rs 10,000, Rs 7,500 and Rs 5,000 respectively. A standing committee will select the designs to be awarded. While the top design will remain on the Prime Minister's web portal from July 4 to 20. The top five designs would remain in the portal beyond the given time.
The statement further added, "The submissions should be in the portrait layout with the size 10x12cm and should not be copied."
Eid-Ul-Fitr will be observed in India on July 6 or 7, depending on the sighting of the moon. The submissions should be done till July 3, 11 am.