Hindi Fortnight Celebrations-2020 was celebrated at INS Valsura, Jamnagar with great enthusiasm from 01 Sep 20 to 14 Sep 20. During this fortnight, various interesting and informative competitions such as Hindi poster making, Hindi essay writing, Hindi dictation, Hindi expression and Hindi debate competitions were organised by the unit.
The closing ceremony commenced with the welcome address of the Hindi Liaison Officer. Winners of various competitions held during the fortnight were felicitated by the Commanding Officer. In addition, the Inter Departmental Official Language Trophy awarded annually for best official language compliance was given to the ‘Medical Department’ of the establishment. The Intranet bilingual website of the unit and annual Hindi magazine of the unit ‘Valtarang’ were also released by the Commanding Officer.
During the closing ceremony, trainees of the establishment recited Hindi poems, anecdotes and also enacted a short play. During his speech, the Commanding Officer appreciated the efforts of the Official Language Unit and urged all personnel of the unit to increase the usage of Hindi language in their daily work.