Gandhi @ 150 - Online Quiz Programme

On the occasion of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, two-year long celebrations are being held across the country from 2nd October, 2018 to 2nd October,2020. Government of India has decided to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation, at national and international level, to propagate his message. A National Committee headed by Hon’ble President of India has been constituted for this purpose. This Committee includes Hon’ble Vice-President, Hon’ble Prime Minister, Chief Ministers of all states of the country, representatives from across the political spectrum, Gandhians, thinkers and eminent persons from different walks of life.

University of Calicut is conducting an Online Quiz Programme, titled ‘Gandhi @150 Quiz’ for the students of the University teaching Departments and affiliated colleges as part of the celebrations. The online quiz competition will last till 2nd October 2019. In this context it is relevant to remember Mahatma Gandhi’s words on education: "Literacy in itself is no education. Literacy is not the end of education or even the beginning. By education I mean an all-round drawing out of the best in the child and man-body, mind and spirit”.
Gandhi@150 Quiz - Week 6
Start on : 16/09/2019
End on : 22/09/2019
Questions : 5
Duration : 150 Seconds
FIRST position : Rs.5000/- + Memento + Certificate
SECOND position : Rs.3000/- + Memento + Certificate
Winner of THIRD position : Rs.2000/- + Memento + Certificate
The weekly winners (10 nos. in each week) will be given Complementary Prizes / Gandhi Literature and Certificates

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