Two teams of Sri Prakash Vidyaniketan (A.P.S. Manideep, N.V.R. Akhil and T.L.S.V. Prasad, L. Rupesh Krishna) made it to the semi-finals of the third edition of the prestigious district level quiz competition, Reliance Dhirubhai Ambani Quiz (RDAQ), held at Rotary Meeting Hall here on Thursday.

In a gripping preliminary round, six teams were selected in the written test and two teams made it to the semi-finals. The semi-finals and the grand finale will be held on December 27 2012 at Rangaraya Medical College Auditorium at Kakinada.

Around 200 students from 40 schools across the Tuni division took part in the preliminary quiz competition. East Godavari Deputy Education Officer Abraham attended as chief guest and addressed the students. BP India representative Pankaj Ballabh, RIL senior officials Sudanshu Goswami,Y. Somayajulu, T. Viswanath, Venkat Reddy were present.

VV Ramanan of ‘Young World’ was the Quiz Master. As part of various educational support initiatives under Corporate Social Responsibility, RIL, in association with District Education Department, started this district level quiz competition to commemorate the 80th birth anniversary of founder chairman Dhirubhai H Ambani.

Next round of preliminary quiz will be conducted at Amalapuram (December 14), and Rajahmundry (December 15) before the grand finale.