National Youth Festival to be held from 12th to 16th January 2017 in Rohtak
The 21st National Youth Festival will be organised in Rohtak, Haryana from 12th to 16th January, 2017. The festival is organised by the department of Youth Affairs of Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports every year from 12th to 16thJanuary on the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. Prime Minister will address the participants of the Festival through video conference on the occasion of opening ceremony. The theme of this year’s Festival will be ‘Youth for Digital India’. This has been decided keeping in view the most critical and crucial importance of the thrust accorded to the area of Digitalisation and Skill Development by Government of India and realise the proclaimed national goal for ‘Make in India Campaign’ and the PM’s vision of ‘Youth Led Development’.