Navi Mumbai: Astha Bishnoi and Himanshu Batra from NMIMS, Kharghar won the Navi Mumbai edition of Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2019.
A total of 181 teams battled it out in the city level finale for the top honours, held at the ITM Group of Institutions. Astha Bishnoi and Himanshu Batra took home a cash prize of Rs. 75,000* and will compete in the zonal round to qualify for the national finale. Prof. J. A. Bhavsar, Chief Information Officer (CIO), ITM Group of Institutions, Navi Mumbai, was the Chief Guest at the finale.
This year, the theme of the quiz has been designed in a T-20 cricket format to celebrate the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Noted quizmaster ‘Pickbrain’ Giri Balasubramaniam hosted the quiz in his masterful, unique and witty style.
The fifteenth edition of India’s biggest campus quiz will run for a little over two months, traversing 40 cities, with five zonal rounds leading to the grand national finale in Mumbai. The winners of the National Finals will receive a Grand Prize of Rs. 5,00,000/-* along with the coveted Tata Crucible trophy.