Hubli: The team from Uttar Pradesh has been awarded the first prize in the 26th National Youth Festival held at Hubli Dharwad, Karnataka from February 12 to 16. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has congratulated all the members of Team UP for getting the first position in the Folk Song category.
Congratulating the youth team of UP through his Twitter handle, the Chief Minister said that by getting the first place in the folk song category, the energetic and talented youth of Uttar Pradesh have promoted our folk culture on the national stage. Hearty congratulations to the Uttar Pradesh team.
On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 26th National Youth Festival. The theme of this year’s festival was ‘Developed Youth, Developed India’. Various topics related to innovation, climate change, health and peace were discussed during the festival.
Apart from this, a special Yogathan was also organized. To participate in the festival, 7,500 youths from different states of the country had reached Hubli Dharwad in Karnataka.