RANCHI, JANUARY 22, 2022
As part of the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahastov’ celebrations, an online quiz competition for children was held on Thursday at the NTPC Coal Mining Headquarters here as part of the week-long celebration to commemorate Netaji Subash Chandra Bose’s 125 the birth anniversary.
Swayamsiddha Ladies Club President Mahua Mazumder graced the function as the Chief Guest, while NTPC Coal Mining Headquarters General Manager (HR) Alios Topno was the Guest of Honour.
The participants for the quiz program were school children from Class 5th to 10th standard who took part through online mode from all NTPC Coal Mining projects namely Pakri Barwadih, Chattibariattu, Keredari, Dulanga and Taliapalli.
The quiz was conducted through MS Team and hosted by DGM (HR) Tanmoy Dutta. A total of 19 teams, with two members in each team, took part in the competition.
The quiz was based on multiple-choice questions. The participants were given random questions based on the life of Netaji Subas Chandra Bose and other Indian freedom fighters. Children answered the questions live through WhattsApp.
The team that gave the maximum correct answers in the least minimum time was adjudged winner and runners-up respectively.
Encouraging the participants, Mahua Mazumder said that such quiz program is a good opportunity to have interaction, gain knowledge. She appreciated the efforts of children who participated in large numbers. “Everybody is a winner, so each participant should enjoy the quiz,” she added.
Lauding the efforts for organizing the program, Topno said, “Never say we are losers; You all are winners.”
This year, the Union Government has decided to start the Republic Day celebrations from the birth anniversary of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose.