Government Launches “Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puraskar Pao Contest” on Water Conservation – Upload Video & Participate

Published Date - 21 July 2018 02:54:57 Updated Date - 21 July 2018 02:59:15

When we talk about to our day to life’s necessary things than water is play a vital role for both living and non-living organism which meant that in this present scenario how we are using water and destroying water we need to make this topic sincere. Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation is going to organize “Jal Bachao Video Banao Puraskar Pao” Contest. This video contest will create mass awareness on water conservation. In this contest, any Indian Citizen can Make a Video, Upload it to participate and first 3 winners will Win Prizes upto Rs. 25000. Any Indian citizen can upload their video entries on YouTube and enter the publicly accessible link on the video link section of contest page at

MyGov Portal of Central govt  and Ministry of Water Resources has joined hands to run contest. This fortnightly contest will run till 4 November 2018 and winners will be chosen every fortnight.

This is a major attempt to engage with Indian people on water management and conservation.

Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puraskar Pao Contest – How to Submit Video & Win Prizes

Candidate must upload their Video on Youtube and at mygov contest page, they will have to submit the link of that video on Youtbe. Below is the complete procedure to participate in the contest online and make video submission:-

  • Firstly visit the official website
  • At the homepage, click on “Jal Bachao, Video Banao, Puraskar Pao Contest” image under ‘In focus’ section or directly click this link
  • Then in the new window, click at see details to get information about the contest and then click at “Login to submit task“.
  • Afterwards, a login Page will appear  on the screen.
    • If you are an existing user at or, you can directly Log In with your Email/Password or you can login with your e-mail and Mobile number (Login with OTP) or also with your social account.
    • New users can click on “Register Now” link, fill in all their details and enter the OTP sent on the mobile number to get themselves registered and make login. After logging in, click on “Do this task now
    • Thereupon, your task will be accepted and “Do this Task Now” will change to “Do”.
    • Now click on “Submit task”. 
    • Here candidates can write about their video in about 500 words and also submit the video link same as that is uploaded on Youtube.
    • Finally save and submit the task to see your submission in “My Submissions” section.

This contest is open only for Indian Citizens and is absolutely free i.e there is no registration fees. Ministry of Water Resources appeals the citizens to make and upload videos capturing the efforts, significant contributions, best practices in the field of Water Conservation, Optimum Water Utilization and Water Resource Development and Management.

Jal Bachao Video Banao Puraskar Pao Contest Dates & Schedule

In this contest there will be three winners which will be rewarded at every fortnight upto Rs. 25000. The participants can make video and any innovative advertisement / commercial on Water Conservation. Upload the video which should be b/w 2 to 10 minutes duration in Hindi, English or any other regional language. Blow is the schedule of competition.

List of Fortnight for Competition

1st Fortnight

10 July 2018 to 24th July 2018

2nd Fortnight

25 July 2018 to 8 August 2018

3rd Fortnight

9 August 2018 to 23 August 2018

4th Fortnight

24 August 2018 to 7 September 2018

5th Fortnight

8 September 2018 to 22 September 2018

6th Fortnight

23 September 2018 to 6 October 2018

7th Fortnight

7 October 2018 to 21 October 2018

8th Fortnight

22 October 2018 to 4 November 2018

Upload video within the timelines to showcase your contribution in water conservation.

Award Money

Govt. will judge all the participants on the basis of their creativity, originality, composition, technical excellence, artistic merit, quality of video, content and visual impact. For every fortnight of the competition, there will be 3 winners who can win prize money upto Rs. 25,000. The distribution of prize money is given as follows:-

There will be three winners per fortnight for the competition.

Prizes for participants :

  • Prize for winner : Rs. 25,000
  • Second prize : Rs. 15,000
  • Third prize : Rs. 10,000

Terms and Conditions

  • Entry into the contest is open to Indian Citizens only.
  • The submission of entry is free and no qualifications are prescribed.
  • The video or advertisement/commercial on water conservation shall capture
    efforts / significant contributions / best practices used in different parts of the
    country in field of water conservation, water utilization or water resources
    development and management.
  • The two to ten minute video in Hindi or English or any Regional language must
    be original.
  • The participants will be judged on the basis of elements of creativity, originality,
    composition, technical excellence, artistic merit, quality of video, content of
    video and visual impact.
  • Last Date for Submission: Nov 5


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