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Children's Day: Doodle 4 Google winner on Google India home page

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Nov 14, 2012 at 06:46am IST

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New Delhi: The doodle on the Google India home page on Children's Day has been created by Arun Kumar Yadav, a class 9 Kendriya Vidyalaya student from Chandigarh. Arun was selected as the winner from amongst 13 finalists chosen from over two lakh entries from more than 1000 schools across 60 cities in India.

The Doodle 4 Google winning entry featured on the Google India home page on November 14 is titled 'India - A Prism of Multiplicity'. "India has diverse cultures, religions, languages, customs and traditions. This diversity can be witnessed in enthusiasm for sports; unique folk culture; extraordinary remarkable handicrafts; wide range of flora and fauna; agricultural practices with worldwide farming output; unparalleled spices and cuisines... Such colossal diversities represent India's oneness," says the doodle's description on the Doodle 4 Google India 2012 page.

ALSO SEE Class 9 Chandigarh student's doodle wins Doodle4Google 2012

Google 4 Doodle is an annual competition in which Google invites students from classes 1 to 10 to share their creativity by doodling on the Google logo. Google 4 Doodle 2012 is the fourth year of the competition in India.

Doodle 4 Google winner on Google India home page

Google's Children's Day doodle has been created by Arun Kumar Yadav, a class 9 Kendriya Vidyalaya student from Chandigarh.

The there for the 2012 competition was "Unity in Diversity". Google India asked the participants to bring alive the things they think are uniquely different and diverse, yet unite India and make it into a doodle.

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The Doodle 4 Google participants were grouped into three different categories: Group 1 comprising students from class 1 to 3; Group 2 with students from class 4 to 6; and Group 3 with students from class 7 to 10. List of category winners:

Group 1: class 1 to 3

ALSO SEE Google India announces 13 finalists for Doodle4Google 2012

1. Vidhi Binwal - The Orchid School, Pune

2. Saubhagya Kalia - Sri Aurobindo School of International Education, Chandigarh

ALSO SEE 7-year-old from Noida wins Doodle4Google 2011

3. Vasuevan Deepak - Devigiri CMI Public School, Calicut

4. M Pranshu Tanaya - DAV Public School, Balasore

Group 2: class 4 to 6

1. Kajal C Soni - Queen Mary School, Mumbai

2. Shravya Manjunath, Mitra Academy

3. Aditi Tiwari - Amity International School, Gurgaon

4. Gulafsha Bano - St Anthony's Day School, Kolkata

Group 3: class 7 to 10

1. Arun Kumar Yadav - Kendriya Vidyalaya, Chandigarh

2. S. Preetham Paul - Sri Prakash Vidyaniketan, Vishakapatnam

3. Md. Aftab Alam - Albany Hall Public School, Kolkata

4. Prasun Jain - Anand Vikas Higer Secondary School, Bhopal

5. Samiksha Goel - Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1 Uppal, Hyderabad

Arun Kumar Yadav with his winning Doodle 4 Google 2012 entry
Arun Kumar Yadav with his winning Doodle 4 Google 2012 entry

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