Chandigarh – IIT Roorkee wins Chandigarh

The Chandigarh version of the quiz witnessed participation from a staggering 248 teams. After all the frenzy of the prelim and the two wild card rounds that followed, the stage was set for the final.

The top six at Chandigarh were :

  • Master School of Management: Ayan Bhattacharya & Kasturi Barua
  • DCET (Punjab University): Arya Kumar & Rajesh Kumar Bhagat
  • ICFAI National College: Yogesh Bansal & Hamish Jain
  • IIT Roorkee: Prateek Agarwal & Abhishek Sunder
  • Punjab Engineering College (PEC): Manvir & Shubhanu Bharadwaj
  • Punjab Engineering College (PEC): Aman Oberoi & Madhur Behl

The final witnessed team IIT Roorkee taking an early lead but as the quiz moved into the buzzer rounds the teams from PEC and ICFAI National College started catching up and once the quiz entered the final rounds the tension could be felt all over with four teams have a fair chance of making it to the national final.

The first question in the final round resulted in the PEC teams taking negatives while on the second question PEC clawed back with a 10 pointer. IIT left nothing to chance and on the final question took a clean 15 point to make it to the national final.

A tie breaker that followed between ICFAI and PEC saw the latter get the better of the former. The winners got a cash prize of Rs.75,000 and the runner up Rs.35,000. All 16 teams that made it on stage got prizes from the world of Tatas.

Results

  • Winners: IIT Roorkee: Prateek Agarwal & Abhishek Sunder
  • Runner Up: Punjab Engineering College (PEC): Aman Oberoi & Madhur Behl

Chandigarh Reacts

The quiz was fantastic and the quizmaster has a wonderful sense of humour.
Subhumoy Mukherjee, Master School of Management, Meerut

My experience was great and the quizmaster is quite an entertainer.
Subhadeep Pal, Master School of Management, Meerut

The Quiz was highly knowledgable. The quizmaster was awesome and truly expert.
Manu Gupta, SDDIET, Ambala Cantt

I have only one term “Excellent experience” and enjoyed it a lot. Thanks TATA!.
Gurpreet Singh, CCET, Chandigarh

This is the good platform for the youngster to test their aptitude, General knowledge.
Deeraj Rauiat, Chandigarh college of Engg & Tech, Chandigarh

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