The Union Ministry of Youth and Sports, in association with the Uttar Pradesh government, is organizing the National Youth Festival (NYF)-2020 in Lucknow on January 12, 2019, to inculcate physical activities in youngsters.
The theme of the 23rd NYF-2020 is "Fit Youth Fit India". The NYF-2020 would have around 6000 participants (volunteers from NYKS, NSS and local youth) from each state of the country.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports has said that the youth will inculcate physical activity and sports in their everyday lives which is essential to make New India a Fit India.
The ministry has said that the festival would leverage on the knowledge and ideas that youth of today bring to the table where they are hugely connected and integrated through online and offline communication channels than ever before.
“The festival intends to focus on bringing the attention of the Youth towards dialogue and discussions on selected thematic interfaces so that the outcome feeds into a national level,” said the ministry in a press release.