Anand Mahindra’s ‘Caption Competition’ can keep you from getting bored during ‘social distancing’
Anand Mahindra is not only providing people with a chance to flex their creative muscles during the coronavirus crises but also an opportunity to win ‘a Mahindra collectable’.Updated: Mar 16, 2020 13:19 IST
- On March 15, Mahindra posted a picture on his Twitter commencing the ‘Caption Competition’.
- He said the best Hindi and English caption for that image submitted before 6 PM IST March 16 will win.
- The price is a Mahindra collectible: a mini, scale model of a Mahindra vehicle.
With Netflix halting production and the shutdown of bars and theatres around the globe, many may be wondering how to pass time without being overwhelmed by constant talk about coronavirus. Well, Anand Mahindra has a solution for you. Not only is the business mogul providing people with a chance to flex their creative muscles during the coronavirus crises but also an opportunity to win ‘a Mahindra collectable’.
On March 15, Mahindra posted a picture of a man cycling with what appears to be a single unit caravan home attached to his two-wheeler. The photo was accompanied by text which stated that the best Hindi and English caption for that image would win a mini, scale model of a Mahindra vehicle.
Since many are practising ‘social distancing’ it’s a good time for my Caption Competition. As always, the prize is a Mahindra collectible: a mini, scale model of a Mahindra vehicle. One prize each..for English & Hindi captions. Last eligible entry by 6pm IST Monday 16th March pic.twitter.com/Z2hikBE3ai— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) March 15, 2020
The absurdity of the image along with the general climate of uncertainty led to some hilarious responses.
Kya karein sahab, Hume ghar chalana padta hai 😊— SandeepSh (@Sandyshofficial) March 15, 2020
Anti Corona - Ghoomnewala Gharona isme Rahona— Niyan Ghadge (@GhadgeNiyan) March 15, 2020
Working from home when you're a delivery driver— Hazel Southwell (@HSouthwellFE) March 15, 2020
Take home salary— goneaway (@ButunMohapatra) March 15, 2020
Home Delivery— Abhishek (@NanuAbhishekB) March 15, 2020
Given the recent rise in instructions, to work from home given by multiple firms; the theme of remote work continued along the thread. One Twitter user said, “When they tell you to work from home so you take your home to work”.
Here are a few other funny responses:
Guy: Come home. No one's home.— Omkar Shetty🇮🇳 (@omkar_shettyg) March 15, 2020
Girl: I can't. Its too far
Guy: Okay. Let me do something. pic.twitter.com/ShfIIdVyog
Friend: Aur kya kar raha hai aajkal?— The-Lying-Lama 2.0 (@KyaUkhaadLega) March 15, 2020
Me: Kuch khaas nahi, Bas apna ghar chala raha hoon... pic.twitter.com/hIsWFXP7RR
Ah, considering the diverse and innovative nature of these tweets, one can only imagine how hard it must be to pick the future owner of that Mahindra collectable. Which one these responses do you think is the most worthy? Additionally, are your creative juices bubbling with a potential caption that may steal Anand Mahindra and his 7.4 million follower’s hearts? If yes, now is the time to get typing for your chance to win that mini, scale model of a Mahindra vehicle!