NTPC Electron Quiz 2017: NIT Rourkela emerges as winner

The NTPC Electron Quiz 2017 was organised for NTPC Eastern Region-I and NIT Rourkela walked away as the winner.

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The NTPC Electron Quiz 2017, a regional level competition, was organised for NTPC Eastern Region-I and the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela won the competition. NTPC Regional Executive Director (East-1) K S Garbyal presented awards worth of Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000 and Rs 10,000 respectively to the top three winners, the release said.

The winners

NIT Rourkela representatives Nishant Nihar and Abhishek Patra won the first prize at the NTPC Electron Quiz 2017 held at Chandragupta Institute of Management Patna (CIMP) campus on Saturday, an NTPC release said.

Ravi Kumar Gupta and Nikhil Gaekwad of IIM Ranchi and Shalini and Roushan Kumar of CIMP stood second and third respectively, Chandan said.

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About the competition

Top six teams — one each team from NIT Rourkela, IIM Ranchi, IIT Patna and three teams of CIMP — participated in the quiz event after qualifying the written round. A total of 52 teams from various engineering and management colleges across Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha took part in the quiz competition and top three teams from the competition would take part in the national final to be held at NTPC Business School, Noida on August 19.