Arun Kumar Yadav wins ‘Doodle4Google’ contest for Children’s Day this year.

Arun wins Doodle4GoogleNew Delhi: A ninth standard student of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Chandigarh, Arun Kumar Yadav has wins the contest to design a ‘Doodle4Google’ for the Children’s Day this year.

For the Children’s Day’s logo, the search giant carries out an open competition for students of class 1 to 10 across the country.

Google said that this year’s theme ‘Unity in Diversity’ saw over 2, 00,000 entries from more than 1,000 schools.

Yadav’s design was selected from 13 final entries. His design brings to the fore India’s rich diversity through his drawings representing sports, folk culture flora and fauna, agricultural practices and spices and cuisines.

The entries were judged by actor Boman Irani and political cartoonist Ajit Ninan.

Google India Managing Director Rajan Anandan said that “It is a great platform for youngsters in the country to showcase their talent. Over the years, the response has only grown. The number of entries has doubled to 200,000 and the number of cities these came from has grown to 60.”

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