Theme: ‘NO Time For Liver’


Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences is happy to announce the result of first international cartoon contest organised recently. The contest had received  759 entries on the theme “No Time For Liver” ( 365 entries in international category and 394 entries in Indian Category )

The contest was organised under The EMPATHY CAMPAIGN: Empowering People Against Hepatitis which is supported by Airports Authority of India under its Corporate Social Responsibility initiative. It was announced on 10th July 2019

We received an overwhelming response from the participants from both India and abroad (around 40 countries globally). In order to appreciate sincere efforts and participation, it has been decided to introduce two Consolation awards in International Category at par with Indian Category and 10 Appreciation Awards in each Category (India and international).

The Awardees List is as follows:

                  International Awardees                         Indian Awardees
Names Award Prize Names Award Prize
                      First 3 Winners

First Prize   – 800 $

Second Prize- 650$

Third Prize- 500 $

                First 3 Winners

First Prize- 55,000/- INR

Second Prize- 45,000/- INR

Third Prize- 35,000/- INR

1st Viktor Holub Ukraine 1st Vinod Acharya Bengaluru
2nd Amir Hossein Sadeghian Iran 2nd Vivek Y Kshirsagar Maharashtra
3rd Jitet Kustana Indonesia 3rd C B Shibu Kerala
                     Consolation Awardees

                     Award Prize 278$

                Consolation Prize

            Award Prize: 20,000 INR

Nahid Maghsoudi Iran Raghupati Sringeri Karnataka
Liuqiang China Mahesh Bolaikar Mumbai
Appreciation Awards

Award Prize: 100$ (Dollars)

Appreciation Awards

Award Prize: 7500 (INR)

Alexander Dubovsky Ukraine Mahfuj Ali West Bengal
Farshid Fasihi Iran Yallappa.M.Goravar Karnataka
Slawomir Makal Poland Subhash Kallor Kerala
Agus Harsanta Indonesia Jayaram Udupa Bengaluru
Musa Keklik Turkey Pratheesh P Delhi
Predrag Srbljanin Serbia  B G Gujjarappa Bengaluru
Raed Khalil Syria Sumit Sitimay Bera Delhi
Lijie Yang China Priyanka Agarwal Varanasi
Augus Widodo Indonesia Shailesh Kumar Karnataka
Marian Lupu Romania Gopal Sarkar West Bengal

*Note on Awards:

*For International Awardees:

  • First three Awards carrying prize money of 800$, 650$ and 500$ respectively is restricted to a maximum prize money of 55000 INR, 45,000 INR and 35,000 INR respectively

(depending upon exchange rate of INR with respect to USD)

  • Consolation Prizes carrying prize money of 278$ is restricted to maximum of 20,000 INR (depending upon exchange rate of INR with respect to USD)
  • Appreciation Awards carrying prize money of 100$ is restricted to maximum of 7500 INR

(depending upon exchange rate of INR with respect to USD)

  • The Award money is subject to the transaction charges and shall be sanctioned as per the rules of government of India.

*For all the awardees: The award money transfer will be governed by the rules of government of India and may have tax deductions wherever applicable.

All the Participants (who sent their entries before 15 August 2019 shall get Certificate of Participation)

We shall connect to the winners and awardees through email. The correspondence regarding prize awards to the winners will be initiated 28th September 2019 onwards after the Cartoon exhibition.

The contestants shall be informed about the contest exhibition soon.