Inter School Rangoli Competition “Democracy does not succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely” It is rightly said that “ Have a vision …. Make a right decision and go for voting” as voting is one of the major pillar of the democratic society. Under the abled leadership of Shri N.P. Singh , D.M. Gautam Budha Nagar who believes that it is mandatory to be aware and spread awareness among the people of all strata about the importance of casting vote and educating the society to strengthen the democratic system. Numerous competitions were organized by various schools in association with district administration Gautam Budha Nagar.Savitri Bai Phule Balika Inter College Kasna Greater Noida organized an Inter School Rangoli making competition for the students of classes VI to XI. The topic for classes VI to VIII was “Cast your Vote & be a responsible citizen” & for IX to XI the topic was “Adult franchise ….. essence of democracy” almost 60 students from varous schools participated in the event. The motto behind organizing the competition was to create awareness among people to know and share their right in the democratic development of the country and to prepare young voters to challenge corruption.The competition started at 10:30 am. All the participants from various schools participated enthusiastically. The students exhibited their flair in the art by making beautiful Rangoli patterns highlighting the theme which was given to them.The judging criteria was based on the appropriateness of the theme depicted , colour combination,creativity and neatness. The Judges had tough time to decide. The winners of Rangoli competition in senior category were Apeejay-I, Savitri Bai Phule Balika Inter College-II and Shyam Singh Smarak Kanya Inter College Noida and Ayan National Public School Greater noidaIII in junior category the winners were Savitri Bai Phule Balika Inter College-I, Somerville-II and Ryan Inter National- III To spread awareness the students of Savitri Bai Phule Balika Inter College not only participated in Rangoli competition but throughout the week they not only participated but also won laurels in various mega inter school competitions held at various schools in and around Greater Noida.Shri N.P.Singh along withShri kumar Vineet ADM Greater Noida and Ms.Meena Singh Presided over the function. While addressing the children he said that Voting is not only our right but also our need and duty. He stressed that voting is the way of expression of opinion and brings change for the better.The principal of the school Ms. Rima Dey thanked Shri N.P. Singh for motivating and supporting schools in organizing various activities.