L to R: Mr. Punit MK Vasu - CEO, IHS, Mr. Girish Jethwani - Hon. Chairman, IHS presenting a gift of appreciation to H.E. Vipul - Consul General of India
A token of thanks to the Quizmaster – Mr. Murali Krishnan
With the Winning Team - Leaders Private School (Sharjah)
In collaboration with the Consulate General of India, the Indian High School hosted the semi-final and final rounds of the Inter-school Quiz on Gandhi@150 and Constitution@70 at its Oud Metha campus on 3rd February 2020. Present at the event were H.E. Vipul – Consul General of India, Mr. Pankaj Bodkhe – Consul (Economic & Education), Mr. Girish Jethwani - Hon. Chairman, IHS, Mr. Punit MK Vasu – CEO, IHS. Mr. Murali Krishnan was invited as the Quizmaster to keep the event intriguing and interactive.
In an effort to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and honour the Indian constitution, the quiz was thoughtfully themed around the subject.
An exciting elimination round was concluded on 30th January 2020 with 37 schools participating from all across the UAE. After a tough battle, only four teams made it to the finals – Indian School – Ajman, Gems Our Own English High School - Dubai, Leaders Private School - Sharjah and Our Own English High School (Boys Branch) - Sharjah.
Each and every participating team demonstrated extraordinary awareness about the Indian constitution and the values Mahatma Gandhi upheld. Impressing everyone with their plethora of knowledge was the winning team of Leaders Private School – Sharjah. The second on the winning bench was Our Own English High School (Boys Branch) – Sharjah and the 3rd place was secured by Indian School – Ajman.