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Legal Desire 4th National Essay Competition on ‘Role of Media in Indian Politics’; Rs.1 Lac+ in Prizes

Legal Desire is back with 4th season of annual national level essay writing competition. This year theme is kept as 'Role of Media in Indian Politics'. As Media plays a crucial role in politics as it influences public opinion and helps define and take up the issues. It can keep the powerful in check by seeking transparency in their actions. Suppose if a government were to control all the information regarding its own actions, won’t it escape all accountability?

In the last few decades, there has been an unprecedented growth in mass media accompanied by the falling costs of radio, TV, satellite and Internet services. This phenomenon has helped bring political information to a much wider audience. On the other hand, the boom in media services has also allowed various organizations from all over the political spectrum to quickly and effectively reach their target audiences.

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About Unmukt Bharat: 

A Non-Political organisation for an Ideal Nation. UB is a conjugation of nationalists. Individuals who realise their duty towards the nation and are inclined to work for betterment of the Nation. Uniting those who are vigilant towards their responsibilities towards the society and beloved Mother India.

Eligibility: Students of Undergraduate/Postgraduate from any Recognised Institution of India.

Topic: Role of Media in Indian Politics


  • Role and Influence of Media in society
  • Freedom of Speech & Reasonable Restrictions
  • Exit Polls & Media Trials
  • Need for Law


  1. 1st Prize: Rs.25,000/- Cash+Gift Hamper
  2. 2nd Prize: Rs.15,000/- Cash+Gift Hamper
  3. 10 Runnerup Cash Prizes & Gift Hampers
  4. Publication of top 20 essay in International Journal
    Certificate to all participants.

Submission Guidelines: 

  • Each Essay is expected to be accompanied by author short bio with contact details, photo and  abstract of not more than 200 words.
  • The word limit for essay is set at 2000 words (exclusive of footnotes).
  • Essays along with abstract must be submitted before the deadline i.e, 15th April, 2017.
  • Submission must contain a covering letter indicating name of the author(s), institution, e-mail id & contact number.
  • By submitting an essay, the author is presumed to undertake that the essay is an original work and has not been submitted, accepted or published elsewhere.
  • Essays found plagiarized will be rejected.
  • Co– authorship is allowed for maximum of 2 authors. Both the authors need to register separately and make a mutual submission.
  • The Font should be 'Times New Roman' with font size 12, heading size 14 and justified alignment.
  • The Submission should be made only in Microsoft Word file i.e, .doc or .docx format.
  • All  Submissions are to be made in electronic form only and are to be sent to legaldesireoffice@gmail.com

Registration Procedure:

Register and make online payment of registration fees:  Click HERE to Register

Or Make Payment to Paytm No. 9639010166 of Rs.200/- and send your contact and payment info to legaldesireoffice@gmail.com


Important Dates:

Registration Start: 26th Feb, 2017

Registration & Submission Deadline: 15th April, 2017

Results Announcement: 1st May, 2017 on www.legaldesire.com and facebook.com/legaldesire


Partners and Sponsors:

Swami Vivekanand Subharti University, Meerut (www.subharti.org)

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar International Research Forum, India Chapter

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Publication Partner: International Journal on Socio-Legal Analysis and Rural Development (www.ijsard.org)

Logistics Partner: Indian Post


Contact Persons:

Mr. Pulkit Advani: 8130791040

Mr. Ankit Gupta: 9639010553

Email: legaldesireoffice@gmail.com



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