The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi is to address be National Youth Parliament. The top winners of the National Youth Parliament will speak before the Prime Minister on 12th January valedictory function. National Youth Parliament 2021
First National Youth Parliament held
The first National Youth Parliament was held in the year 2019 under the theme “be the voice of new India and find solutions and contribute to policy”.
Why is the National youth parliament organised?
It is organised to hear the voice of the youth between the age of 18 and 25 years.
Why is National Youth Parliament held on 12th January?
The National Youth Parliament is held on 12th January to commemorate the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. Also, the Indian Government celebrates the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda as National Youth Day.
How is the National youth parliament held?
The National Youth Parliament is held at three levels. They are district youth parliament at district level, state youth parliament at state level, National youth parliament at National level.
Importance of National Youth parliament
It will encourage the youth of the country to engage and understand the public issues in the view of a common man and form opinion and express them in an articulate manner. Their strong voices will be captured and documented to make them available to policymakers and implementers to take it forward.
Who organises the National Youth parliament?
The National Service Scheme operating under the Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
National Service Scheme
It is a central government scheme. It provides opportunity to students of class 11 and 12, graduate and postgraduate students at colleges and Universities to participate in various government alert community services.
Objective of the Scheme
The main objective of the scheme is to provide hands on experience to young students in delivering community service.
National Youth Parliament 2021