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Mangaluru girl bags first prize; national stamp design contest

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Bantwal, March 02, 2016: It has come to light that U Mangala Nayak, II year student from Canara Engineering College, Benjanapadvu has won 1st prize in national level postal stamp design contest on the theme ’Vibrant India’.

Mangaluru girl...Mangaluru girl bags first prize in national level stamp design contest-1The Competition was organized by Ministry of Communication & IT, Department of Posts for a commemorative postage stamp on the occasion of Republic Day, 2016, for the selection of design for stamp.

As many as 5000 entries were received for the competition. Mangala Nayak’s design bagged first prize along with a Cash Prize of Rs 10,000.

Mangala Nayak, a young budding artist who has bagged several rewards in painting competition is the proud daughter of U.Gopinath Nayak & Anitha Nayak, residents of Car Street Mangaluru.