In-Quiz-itors'10 - The Birth
CHIEF GUEST:Mrs. Premalatha Paneerselvam, Senior Principal, Mahatma Schools, Madurai
GUEST OF HONOUR:Prof. R Rengaswamy, Secretary, Gandhi Memorial Museum
Our initiative was supported by the Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai. They were the title sponsors
for in-QUIZ-itors 2010. We were also supported by Madurai Meenakshi and Mangayarkarasi Group, Tayub
Textiles and Marina Hotels. We were given a helping hand by The Hindu and The Indian Express.
The Madurai Quiz Society was officially declared open by Mrs. Premalatha Paneerselvam, Senior principal-Secretary, Mahatma Schools, Madurai at The
Gandhi Memorial Museum, Madurai on November 14, 2010. The in-QUIZ-itors 2010 was started off by Prof. R Rengaswamy, the Secretary, Gandhi Memorial
Museum and Dr. T Ravichandran, the Director, Gandhi Museum, Madurai. The Quiz also had as its guests of honour, Mrs.Vijaya Sundar, Principal,
Mahatma K K Nagar and Mr.Ramesh Rajagopalan, a famous quiz master in the Madurai Region.
The event saw to the attendance of about 30 schools and 78 teams from in and around Madurai. The written prelims paved way for the clash of
the titans, the Finals. The battle of knowledge was accompanied by fun amongst the six finalists to win the coveted inaugural trophies and
cash awards. The feedback from the parent and the Teacher fraternity was overwhelming.
And one occurrence, we should call the highlight of the event, Hon'ble Mr. Justice K. Chandru, Honourable Judge of the Madras High
Court graced the event and addressed the enthusiastic quizzers. He spoke about encouraging children to come out and participate
in more number of such events for overall development.