Students of Don Bosco Park Circus win zonal Young World Quiz’13
The city know for its extracurricular activities in all fields witnessed great enthusiasm among the students, teachers and parents in the zonal round of the 14th edition of The Hindu Young World quiz competition held on Wednesday.
More than 200 teams from 51 schools participated at Zonal Round which was held at Vidya Mandir auditorium.
Out of the 200 teams, six teams – Don Bosco Park Circus, M.P. Birla Higher Secondary School, Future Foundation I & II, Sri Aurobindo and La Martiniere for Boys qualified for the finals.
Master Srijit Basu and Kishalay Chakraborty of Don Bosco Park Circus won the zonal round while Master Arnab Mondal and Satwata Hans of MP Birla Higher Secondary school were declared runner up.
Don Bosco Park Circus would be taking part in the all-India grand finale to at Bangalore on December 5, 2013.
Vizag boy for National camp
Manish Kumar of Navy Children School at Malkapuram here was selected for the National sub-junior boys basketball camp to be held at SAI Centre, Gandhinagar from December 2 to 21 in preparation for international basketball tournaments.
Manish Kumar earned selection to the camp through his good performance at the recently held sub-junior National championships.
The Visakhapatnam District Basketball Association congratulated Manish Kumar and felicitated him on Thursday. Municipal Commissioner M.V. Satyanarayana presented Manish Kumar with a sports kit and financial assistance. President of VDBA T.S.R. Prasad, secretary B. Ramayya, and others were present.
Former Olympian M.V. Manikyalu, Director of Physical Education of Andhra University M. Syambabu, Physical Director of Navy Children School L.V. Ramana, retired Additional SP S. Diwakar and others congratulated Manish Kumar on his selection to the National camp.