New Delhi, Could 23 (IANSlife) Cheering up all Ok-pop followers, Korean Cultural Centre India, the culural wing of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, has introduced the digital opening of this yr”s Ok-Pop Contest, a pan-India expertise hunt for the favored cultural style.
“There isn’t any doubt that Ok-Pop has reached staggering heights of recognition in India. The kids of India are additionally inclined in direction of the Korean language, Ok-Drama, and in addition Korean Delicacies. Ok-Pop has turn into a phenomenon among the many younger technology they usually get pleasure from collectively by establishing fan golf equipment in main cities of India and play a big function in Ok-Pop contest as nicely,” Mr Kim Kum-pyoung, Director, KCC India advised IANSlife over e mail.
Final yr, the annual contest that started in 2012, noticed the best variety of members – 3,475 members in 1,952 groups. The competitors is for Indian nationals who love Ok-Pop, Korean pop music, a style that has boomed in recognition worldwide. One of the crucial notable Ok-Pop songs in India has been ”Gangnam Fashion”. Just lately, there have been a number of paid Ok-Pop concert events held in India for the primary time, which opened the chance of getting concert events of massive Ok-Pop stars.
The Centre is conducting the competition”s first and second spherical on-line with single individual entry solely. Members can submit their efficiency video on YouTube, and register at www.kpopindia.com June 15 for Spherical 1.
Based on the organisers, the regional spherical will likely be held on-line with efficiency movies of the chosen winners from the primary spherical in these 18 cities of Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Guntur, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, and Pune.
“This yr as a precautionary measure for the COVID-19 pandemic, we are going to maintain regional spherical on-line with 18 cities, in cooperation with the fan golf equipment. Though it’s unhappy that we can not enable group entry this time, however solely single individual entry to make sure the security of members by adhering to social distancing guidelines, we’re nonetheless looking forward to a higher variety of participation and enthusiasm of Ok-Pop followers,” the spokesperson stated.
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