Lt Gen Harpal Singh, AVSM, VSM. Director General of Military Training on 01 Dec 2017 gave away the prizes to the participants of Hindi Pakawara. The prize distribution ceremony was organised by Integrated Headquarters of MoD (Army) for rewarding the prize winners of various Hindi competitions organised between 01 to 15 September this year. A total of 71 participants were awarded cash prizes and certificates. Large number of personnels working at Integrated Headquarters of MoD (Army) participated in various events. During the Hindi Pakhwara various competitions like Essay writing, Travlogue, Drafting, Debate and Poem Recitation are organised every year to encourage defence personnels and civilians to work in Rajbhasha Hindi. Further quarterly progress reports in use of Official Language Hindi are compiled. Workshops are also conducted quarterly in various branches of Integrated Headquarters of MoD (Army) to encourage use of official language Hindi.