The Prime Minister is all set to take the stage of Toycathon 2021 today, i.e., June 24, 2021, where he will interact with participants via video conferencing at 11 am. As per reports, around 1.2 lakh participants across India have registered and submitted more than 17,000 ideas for the Toycathon 2021. Out of this, 1,567 ideas have been shortlisted for the three-day online grande finale, which is being held from June 22 to June 24.
Taking to Twitter yesterday, PM Mod tweeted the news stating that at 11 am, he will interact with the participants of Toycathon 2021.
Along with PM Modi, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal will also be present on the occasion. The education minister has just tweeted that only 1 hour is left to go for the event.
Only 1 hr left for Hon'ble PM Shri @NarendraModi ji to interact with participants of Toycathon-2021. Over 1.2 lakh participants registered & submitted more than 17000 ideas. 1567 ideas shortlisted for 3 days online Toycathon Grand Finale, being held from 22nd June to 24th June. pic.twitter.com/mif23kFOVY— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) June 24, 2021
Amid the second wave of Covid-19, and keeping in mind the Covid-19 protocols, the event will have teams with digital toy ideas, while a separate physical event will be organised for non-digital toy concepts.