This competition is a quiz
programme for the school children to increase their
awareness about the distinctive features of our country and
Before the "Bharat Ko
Jano" project was taken at the national level, this had
successfully been implemented U.P. West Prant for a number
of years. In the year 2000, it was decided to conduct this
programme on an experimental basis in all the eight
Prants of U.P. state. Encouraged by its success, it was
decided to adopt it as an all India Project.
From the year 2001-02 this
competition is being held at branch, state and national
levels. During the third all India completion held in
2003-04, for the first time computers were used. All the
questions were displayed on the computers kept in front of
the teams as well as the audiences.
This "Bharat Ko
Jano" programme has
generated great interest among the students. Now
over 10 lakhs students from over 6,500 schools annually
participate in this programme. During 2012-13,
record 1.25 lakhs
"Bharat Ko Jano"
distributed among the school students for this competition.