CHENNAI: The ninth edition of The Hindu-Young World Quiz flags off here on Wednesday with a series of regional rounds at 13 cities culminating in the all India finals at Visakhapatnam next month.

The regional round in Puducherry is scheduled for October 17.

Puducherry Chief Minister V. Vaithilingam is the chief guest at the prize distribution function. V. V. Ramanan will host the event.

Schools which have not yet registered can call 0413-2227111.

— Special Correspondent

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