The Tata Group has announced its eighth edition of national-level essay contest ‘Tata Building India School Essay Competition’ with the theme ‘Happy and Prosperous Nation’ in 12 languages.

This year, as part of the edition, Punjabi and Assamese are introduced as new languages. A total of 7,000 schools are participating across 185 cities in the country where the contest will be held under two categories - junior level for Classes VI-VIII and senior level for Classes IX to XII.

Participants are required to submit their essay comprising 500-600 words on the theme. The content will be judged on the parameters of structure, creativity and communication of the thought process, among others.

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