The ‘Thulir Quiz' contest organised by the Pudukottai town branch of the Tamil Nadu Science Forum here recently evoked an overwhelming response from the students of 16 schools in and around the town.Participants from 16 schools were divided into three groups .Questions on physics, chemistry, bio-diversity, biology, social science, classical Tamil, general knowledge, reasoning and ‘Thulir', a science monthly magazine for students were posed to the students

Students of St. Mary's Higher Secondary School bagged the first prize in all the three categories.

L. Prabakaran, district president of the forum, gave away the prizes and certificates to the winners.