Jamshedpur, Jan. 27: The D.B.M.S. English School hosted the “25th Inter School Seuli Seal Memorial Quiz Contest” on Wednesday, January 27. This quiz is held every year in loving memory of Seuli, a student of the school, who was tragically lost on 3rd March, 1989.
Motilal Nehru Public School (MNPS) with 85 Points emerged as the winner in a closely fought contest. The second place was bagged by Kerala Samajam Model School with 70 Points while Hill Top School was placed third with 66 points.
The Quiz Master for the day was Abhimanyu Lahiri, a senior field engineer in Schlumberger, based mainly in Saudi Arabia. This quiz is for the students of Std V,VI and VII. Around 20 schools participated in the preliminary round where their knowledge was tested over a wide spectrum.
Six teams qualified for the Finals including-Motilal Nehru Public School (MNPS) , Kerala Samajam Model School, Sacred Heart Convent School, Chinmaya Vidyalaya Telco, Loyola School and Hill Top School.
The Quiz comprised six rounds. The children were quizzed on a wide array of subjects wherein they had to exercise their wits to battle it out for the top spot. It was truly an infotainment Quiz which was enjoyed by both the participants and the audience.
Mrs. Rekha Seal, mother of Seuli, graced the occasion and gave the trophy to the winning team. Her presence inspired and motivated the students.
The Quiz was witnessed by B.Chandrashekhar and Mrs. Lalitha Chandrashekhar, Joint Chairpersons, DBMS Board of Trustees, Mrs. Hema Raghavan, Secretary , DBMS Managing Committee , Mrs. Lakshmi Vardharajan , Treasurer, DBMS Managing Committee and the Principal, Mrs. Rajani Shekhar, P. K. Sahu, Vice-Principal without whose able guidance and support this quiz would not have been possible.