Last date of entry extended 31st December 2018

About contest

It's a photography contest where you need to click a picture of your city with the sky as a background or in focus through your photography can express the essence of a beautiful sky in different flavours and thoughts.


With the increase in pollution, our beautiful skies are turning grey and the stars cant be seen in the night sky.

This photograhy contest under the #BringBackTheBlueSkies Campaign (An initiative by GAIL) is encouraging people to capture the beautiful sky while we can still enjoy it.

We are elso encouraging people to be responsible and take steps to reduce polluion in our cities so that we can preserve and enjoy our beautiful skies even in the future

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  • The photograph should have sky as the theme
  • Examples:
    • You can share what you see in the sky - a sad face, or a monument emerging out of the blue sky or a deer spotted
    • A landscape with sky in the background
    • Night or Day Sky
  • Share original photographs of above #BringBackTheBlueSkies shot by you along with one step that you will take to keep the sky blue so that you can keep enjoying gazing at it.
  • The photographs can either be from mobile camera/DSLR (under separate categories).
  • The photograph must be original and shot by the participant. Keep color profile, device/camera details and other information intact in photographs submitted for verification about the photograph to prove the originality of the photographs.
  • You can also share ideas along with pictures.

Last date of Submission & Results

  • Last date of entry submission extended 31 Dec, 2018
  • All entries have to be submitted online with photograph and creative idea in text form.
  • No hard copy to be sent to participate, Register now and submit your Entry
  • The winners of different prizes across categories will be decided by qualified TOI jury.
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to be won

Share your best shot photograph for Blue Sky along with your creative thoughtful content about what you see in it. Stand a chance to win cash prizes.
Mobile DSLR
1st Prize CASH Prize Rs. 30,000 Cash prize Rs. 30,000
2nd Prize CASH Prize Rs. 20,000 Cash prize Rs. 20,000
3rd prize CASH Prize Rs. 10,000 Cash prize Rs. 10,000
One Special prize- Public voted. Max likes on the picture on the facebook.

  1. Participants for public voting are requested to post the photo of Blue Sky shot from mobile camera/DSLR on their Facebook/Instagram Page with HashTag #BringBackTheBlueSkies and also Tag @HawaBadlo in content.
  2. Get maximum likes for the particular post by sharing, tagging and hashtag.
  3. On 31st December we will filter the post with said (hashtag) #BringBackTheBlueSkies and (tag) @HawaBadlo and get the winner with maximum likes & Shares.

*Terms and Conditions Apply

Today's Random Pick from entries submitted . Submit your entry

Rakshita Shetty

Mohammed Ibrahim

Shaurya bhatia
North Delhi

Achla Mishra

Himanshu Chourasia


Suman Singh
Bangalore Rural

Edgar V

Ashwinth Singh
Bangalore Urba

Suman Kamath

khushboo bhambri
Bangalore Urba

Akshay murkute

Romit Jain

Abdul Basit Azhari


Shrinjoy Maiti

krunal hindocha

Richeek Dey
Mumbai City


Debajyoti Mallick
South West Delhi

Raj Kandalkar
Mumbai City

Om Prakash Rout
Gautam Buddh Nagar

Bhavya Mohan

Pulkit Garg
East Delhi



Participate by displaying your photography skill and creative idea put together to express your love for Blue Sky. You can win prizes. Fill in the form below for participation.

* Please upload original photograph shot by you though mobile camera/DSLR, add your creative idea in a separate textbox provided and fill other details properly for a valid entry. Keep file format JPEG or PNG only and file size should be up to 2MB.

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Pledge Taken Till Now 949

I want to take a Pledge


It's high time to take the fight against pollution to next level. Lot of people joined us to show solidarity and take pledge at the plaza, DLF, Saket on 23rd to 25th November


  • #BringBackTheBlueSkiesPledge
  • Adoption of plant
  • GAIL film screening
  • Time machine ride

Date: Nov 23-25, 2018

Venue: The Plaza, DLF Place, Saket

Missed the event?

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Please find answers to common queries about Bring Back The Blue Skies contest. Write back to us in case you have any further queries.
  1. Can I Submit more than one entry ?
    Yes. Multiple entries are allowed.
  2. How do I submit my entry?
    You can go to the registration tab. Fill your details and upload your work in the prescribed format.
  3. What is the last date of submission?
    The last date of submission of your entry is 10th Dec 2018.
  4. How will I get to know if I win?
    If the judges select your entry and declare you as a winner, you will be notified via email/contact number provided.
  5. Do mention if I have further queries, whom can I contact?
    You may reach out to us at
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