YOUNG WORLD

Discover France

NIDHIMA CHADHA

A quiz to bond with France.

The Indo French Centre for Promotion of Advanced Research, underthe Embassy of France in India, organised an all India Quiz competition for students from Std. VIII to XI. Dominique Girard, Ambassador of France in India, felicitated the eight finalists, in Delhi, who will be going to France to discover the French way of life and culture.Almost 3000 students took part in the preliminary round. The final session had three rounds including five minutes of performance, a written test and a personality test. Meenal, a Std. XI student of Bhavan Vidyalaya, Chandigarh, recited a French poem in the talent round.

The winners

Gursheen Ghuman, Welham Girls' School, Dehradun, Meenal Gakhar, Bhavan Vidyalaya, Chandigarh, Harshit K. Malik, Lilavatibai Podar High School, Mumbai, Srinath S., The Higher Secondary School For Boys, Srirangam, Ragini Lalit, Delhi Public School, New Delhi, Alison E. Viegas, St. Mary's Composite PU College, Mangalore, Mayank NK Choudhary, Bhavan's Rajaji Vidhyashram, Chennai, Saurav Ghoshal, Centre Point School, Nagpur.