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‘Sing For Peace’: A YouTube singing competition

Nagaland News

Dimapur, September 9: In commemoration of International Day of Peace on September 21, the Dimapur-based newspaper The Morung Express is organising a YouTube singing competition on the theme: The Road to a Lasting Peace.
‘Sing For Peace’ is to celebrate through music the International Day of Peace which was established in 1981 by the UN General Assembly to commemorate and strengthen the ideals of peace both within and among all nations and peoples.

The competition is free and open to all with no age limit.
A press release from the newspaper stated that the song must be an original composition sung in any one of the Naga languages.
There are no limits to the number of performers for each composition/song/video but the participants must submit the English translation of their songs.
All submissions are to be in an edited video format.
Participants can email their videos to or submit via WhatsApp to +91 8787846184.
Contemporary Christian music artist, Tali Angh will judge the entries.
Categories and prizes:
Winner: Rs 25,000
Best Lyrics: Rs 7,000
Highest views on YouTube: Rs 5,000
Youngest Participant: Rs 1,500
Oldest Participant: Rs 1,500
Important dates:
Last date of submission: 6 pm, September 18
Declaration of Results: 6pm, September 21
Winners must claim the prize with proof of identity on or before October 5, 2021.
(Page News Service)