The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education(RTE) Act, 2009 mandates eight years of elementary education to all children in the 6 to 14 years age group.
Different media tools have been used in this regard and the the RTE Anthem is an attempt to do in an joyful and child friendly manner, where in children will imbibe the RTE message from popular public figures in a creative melody.
Right to Education Anthem launched by Ministry of Human Resource Development to promote child entitlements enshrined under RTE Act, The star studded Right to Education has been produced by the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC)on behalf of ministry.
The anthem that begins with ” tan, tan, tan, sunoghanti baji school ki, chalo school tumko pukaare….”sung by famous bollywood singers Sonu Nigam and Sunidhi Chouhan. RTE Anthem was written by reowned lyricist Javed Akthtar .
The song depicted child centered entitlements along with best visual RTE complaint Schools, active students, Child friendly School, Classroom Teaching, Science Lab, Library, Sports facility, Play ground, Girls empowerment along with Provisions of Text books, Free uniforms, Drinking Water and Mid day meal.
The visual are shoot at various Government schools of the country along with the historic Junagarh Fort, Rann of Kutch and scenic beauty of Leh-Ladakh.
The four minute video features leading youth icons from the film industry bollywood stars such as Ranbir kapoor, Imran Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka sharma, inviting children to join school and experience the joy of learning