The Army Day Quiz Competition was held at Zorawar Auditorium, Manekshaw Centre on 07 January 2016 as part of the 68th Army Day - 2016 Celebrations. The event received overwhelming response from the school children with 98 teams from 68 schools taking part in the event including schools from Digboi, Assam and Lucknow.
Mrs Namita Suhag, President Army Wives Welfare Association was the Chief Guest for the event, which was attended by other senior dignitaries and ladies from the Army establishment. Mr Aditya Nath Mubayi, renowned Quiz Master conducted the entire event and ensured involvement and participation of the entire audience.
The event was conducted with a preliminary test, after which six teams reached the final stage of the Quiz. The entire Quiz was keenly contested and witnessed a very high standard of participation from all the teams. The team from Army Public School, Shankar Vihar (Delhi Cantonment) were the winners of the competition and Army Public School, Hisar was the runner up of the competition who were both awarded with trophies, medals and cash prizes.
The Quiz was educative, knowledgeable and an interesting experience for the audience. The event was conducted as a prelude to the Army Day Celebrations this year and went a long way to etch an impression in the minds of the future generations of the country on the Indian Army's legacy of Courage, Valour and Sacrifice.
Col Rohan Anand, SM