Selected for the National Bravery Award, the 25 children from different parts of the country were hosted to a mesmerizing Sound and Light show run by India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) Ltd at Purana Qila, New Delhi. The kids who will receive the National Bravery awards, for their outstanding acts of gallantry, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Republic Day were invited to showcase the incredible 1000 years journey of rise, fall and shaping of the capital city through a spectacular Sound & Light show ‘Ishq-e-Dilli’ operated by ITDC.
Sound & Light show takes the recipients of National Bravery Award winners through a 1000 years’ journey of the capital
Shri Anil Kumar Gupta, General Manager, Sound and Light Show Division, ITDC said, “It is irresistible to see the courage and bravery these kids have portrayed, fighting their fears to protect other life’s and some of them lost their life to save others. These kids are true role models who inspire others; it was an honor to host, meet and interact with these brave souls at the Son Et Lumiere (Show)”.
This year, the Indian Council for child Welfare has selected 25 children for National Bravery Awards. Out of 25, four of the awards are posthumous. These children hailing from different geographical regions will receive the award from Prime Minister on Republic Day and will also be a part of the Republic Day Parade.
In addition to this, India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) has also hosted corresponding Sound & Light show at Red fort & Purana Qila for more than 1300 NCC Cadets as per organization announcement to offer free shows for the armed forces and their families.