JALSTA Organized 3rd Gundoku Contest for school children with the association of "Japan Foundation New Delhi", supported by "Experience Japan" and "Japan Airlines" on December 6th, 2019 (Friday) at 'Birla Vidya Niketan - New Delhi'.
13 Schools from Delhi and NCR participated in this contest and recited a poem "Chikyu Aisatsu" which means "Greetings to the World" written by Madomichio.
Participant Schools are:
Ashiana School - Bhiwadi
Arwachin International School - Delhi
Apeejay School - Pitampura
Birla Vidya Niketan
Blue Bells International
Delhi Public School Bulandshehr
Delhi Public School GBN
Muni International School
Delhi Public School Mathura Road
Delhi Public School Dwarka
Innovative Public School
St. Mary's School.
Event was chaired by Mr. Kobayashi (First Secretory - Embassy of Japan) in the kind presence of Mr. Kousuke Noguchi (Director Language & Literature - Japan Foundation),
Prof. Ashok Chawla (Advisor MEA - Japan Desk)
Prof. Manjushree Chauhan (Visiting Faculty - JNU)
Ms. Etsuko Kobayashi (Nihonjin Gakkoo - New Delhi)
Junichi Arima San (Japanese Language Adviser - Japan Foundation)
The winners of the event were:
1st Position: Birls Vidya Niketan, New Delhi
2nd Position: Bluebells International, Kailash
3rd Position: Amity International School, Vasundhra
In the end, Mr. Jitender Mehta given the vote of Thanks to all dignitaries and participants.