पत्रांक: 11पीआर/09/2021 प्रेस विज्ञप्ति दिनांक:23.09.2021
Poetry is guide towards civilized society –Chief Rajbhasha Officer/NCR
“SwarachitKavita Path Competition” organized in North Central Railway
An online "SwarchitKavita Path Competition" was organized on the occasion of RajbhashaPakhwada being organized at the headquarters of North Central Railway. In the event, the employees working in different departments of divisions and workshops, including the headquarter office, participated with great enthusiasm. Participants gave impressive performances of poems, ghazals, Muktak etc. on various subjects. Addressing the participants in this competition, Chief Rajbhasha Officer and Principal Financial Advisor Shri AjaiMathur said that the themes of poetry chose by the participants like national, cultural, contemporary and social concerns show the correct path to the individual and the society. He appreciated the poetic talent and creativity of the railway staff and said that their works are not only the hallmark of an alert and intelligent railway worker but also a conscious citizen and a nation’s watchdog.
The Principal Chief Commercial Manager, Shri M.N. Ojha said that poetry motivates and awakens us. Poetry is no longer matter of amusement but a matter of social consciousness as well. The judge of the competition, Chief Claims Officer, Shri Shailendra Kapil appreciated the poetry, ghazals and muktaks presented by the railway poets on various subjects. He said that the success of poetry depends on the fact that contemporary meanings and themes are exposed in the mind of the listener through traditional poetic components like Rasa, Chhand, Alankar, Vimb, etc. In the competition, Mr. Niyaz, Senior Technician, Jhansi workshop got first place, Shri P.K. Ojha, Inspector/Rail Protection Force, Kanpur got second position and Shri Rajesh Kumar Gupta, Station Superintendent, Subedarganj got third position.
The members of the Judging team appreciated the traditional and contemporary narrative themes chosen by the participants for poetry recitation. The competition was conducted by RajbhashaAdhikariSh.Yatharth Pandey and vote of thanks was given by Sh. Chandra Bhushan Pandey, Senior Rajbhasha Officer. General Manager Shri Pramod Kumar will confer the award to all the above mentioned employees in the main function of RajbhashaPakhwada to be held on 29th September.