A Quiz Competition was organized by Uplona Rashtriya Rifles Battalion at Kashmir University, North Campus at Delina under the aegis of Headquarter 10 Sector Rashtriya Rifles on 13 Sept 2021.
The event witnessed participation from schools located in different parts of Baramulla ie. Sanctorum Higher Secondary School, Amargarh, Govt Girls High School- Ningli Bala, Greenland High School- Daulatpura, The Heritage School-Choora, SBMP School- Kanispura, Greenland School –Delina, Govt Boys School, Katianwali and Govt High School, Sultanpur Kandi. Each team was comprised of three students from the 8th to the 10th standard. The students were asked questions on various subjects like Sports, Culture, Science, General Knowledge, mathematics etc. In the closely contested event, a team from Greenland High School, Delina emerge as Winner, Greenland High School, Daulatpura as runner up and the Heritage School, Choora bagged 3rd prize in the event. In the end, there was an open house question and answers session in which the audiences actively participated. The winning team, runners up and second runners up were felicitated along with spot prizes for the audience. The participants were also given Certificates of Participation.
Dr Parvez Alam, Director Kashmir University North Campus, Baramulla honoured the event with his esteemed presence. As the event was conducted amidst a COVID-19 pandemic, all safety and social distancing protocols were strictly adhered to for the children and teachers.
The event was very well received by the students and there was palpable excitement amongst them. The students and the teachers appreciated the efforts of the Army in conducting such an event during the time of pandemics.