As a part of celebration of the ‘Constitution Week’, The Quiz Association of St Aloysius College in collaboration with Dakshina Kannada SVEEP Committee organized Quiz Competition for Electoral Literacy Clubs of D.K. District on 25th January 2019 at L.F. Rasquinha Hall. The Quiz was conducted by quiz master Mr. Savin D’Souza.
The quiz was open to all the PUC and Degree students of Dakshina Kannada District. From various colleges participants enrolled in large number. Two participants make a team. Through the prelims top 6 teams were selected for the finals.
Valedictory ceremony was graced by Principal of St. Aloysius College Rev. Dr Praveen Martis SJ, Director of Admin Block Dr. Alwyn D’sa, Dean of Arts Dr. Vishanz Pinto and Extra Circular Coordinator Ms Precilla D’Silva. The Principal addressed the gathering and spoke about the importance of Constitution and Democracy of India. He thanked the SVEEP Committee and Sponsorer Dr. Selvamani R IAS Chief Executive officer of Dakshina Kannada Zilla Panchayat for bringing awareness about constitution through this quiz competition.
Cash prizes worth Rs10000 were distributed among for top 4 teams and e-certificates for all the participants were awarded. The Consolation prize was bagged by Mr. Ahmed Inayathullah and Sinan Naufal of Roshni Nilaya College. The Third Place was bagged by Mohammed Zunaid and Sinan K of Sri Dhavala College. The Second Place was bagged by Milton Pinto and Harshith of Sri Venkataramana Swamy College. The First Place was bagged by MIthunraj and Abdul Hisham of Govt. First Grade College Carstreet, Mangalore.
Audience feedback was that the quiz was very informative and it gave information about various constituencies and election process. This event was successful with the help of Quiz presidents Ms Vanaja, Mr Neeldeep, Mr Praveen and Secretaries Mr Kevin Fernandes, Mr Savin D’Souza and quiz association members.