Chandigarh KV student’s doodle wins ‘Doodle4Google’ contest
Google India has announced the winner of the contest of a ‘Doodle4Google’ for the Children’s Day this year at the Rail Museum in Delhi.
The title has won by Arun Kumar Yadav, a 9 standard student of Kendriya Vidyalaya from Chandigarh.
Now in 14 November on occasion of Children Day, birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister, the winning Doodle ‘India – A Prism if Multiplicity’ will go live on the Google’s Home page.
Arun’s “India- A Prism of Multiplicity” selected from 13 finalists, depicts India’s rich diversity through his creation showing a football player, a kathakali dancer, gold jewellery, a peacock, a farmer and flowers, spices and cuisines.
Arun’s masterpiece was selected from 200,000 submissions across the 60 Indian cities for the Doodle4Google contest and now around more than 110 millions Indians will take look at an Indian emblem on the Google’s homepage on Nov 14.
This year’s contest was with theme ‘Unity in Diversity’ judged by a two-member jury comprising cartoonist Ajit Ninan and actor Boman Irani.
Google said that three design of teenager students Vasudevan Deepak from Kozhikode, Shravya Manjunath from Bangalore and S. Preetham Paul from Visakhapatnam, who are the runner up will also uploaded on search engine page as Classmate. All the finalists will be honoured by a Google Goodie bag and a Samsung tablet.