Wednesday, December 2, 2020

INTACH honours winners of the online Heritage Quiz Contest

INTACH competition winners

Dimapur, November 17: The Nagaland State Chapter of INTACH (Indian National Trust for Art and Culture Heritage) conducted the first online and the biggest annual Quiz Contest on November 14 and 16 with a participation of 48 students from 7 schools.
The INTACH Nagaland Organizing team consisted of moderators, Aku Zeliang, and Atila Jamir, Life
Members of INTACH under the guidance of Padmashri Awardee and convener Sentila T Yanger. The schools that participated are Christina Memorial, Christian Higher Secondary, Charis Academy, El Shaddai, Hollotoli, Bethesda and Delhi Public School. The quiz contest was a prelude to the finals to be held in the National capital in early 2021.
Sentila T Yanger, opened the contest and gave a motivational message to all the participants, teachers and viewers.
On November 14, INTACH held the preliminary round (written) of the Quiz Contest. Quiz Master Lenti Aier, a volunteer for INTACH from Hope Academy, conducted the first round with proficiency and kept the students engaged and motivated. The top 5 scorers then proceeded to the second round of the contest (Oral Round) which took place on November 16.
Keeping the audience enthralled for the second round was Quiz Master Atila Jamir, life member of INTACH from Singapore.
Tisa Jain (Class 10) and Tokupu Vihokhu Swu (Class 10) from Hollotoli School were crowned the winners of the contest. The winners will now be representing the state for the National INTACH Quiz Contest which will be held in New Delhi in early 2021.
Meanwhile, INTACH has thanked the principals and teachers of the participating schools and Lenti Aier for her time. (Page News Service)