Bhubaneshwar, August 27, 2007 (odisha.in) The team of Chandrasekhar and Ramani from Bhilai Steel Plant has won the Bhubaneshwar Finals of Tata Crucible-The Business Quiz 2007 held at the May Fair Hotels, Bhubaneshwar on August 27, 2007.
In a grueling finale of this intellectually stimulating quiz, the duo with their lightening speed retorts and great quizzing rose above their competitors to emerge victorious.
Sanjay Pattnaik, Chief Resident Executive, Tata Steel Ltd was the Chief Guest for the event and distributed the prizes to the winning team. The audience also participated enthusiastically winning prizes like flash drives, fast track sunglasses and books.
Javed Mullik and Gourav Banerjee emerged as the runners up at the quiz while the other teams in the final were Team from Axis Bank, Vizag Steel, IBM and S FM.
This year Tata Crucible’s special feature, the new and creative ‘Pyramid quizzing’ enhanced the totality of business quizzing. This format has proved to be a challenging approach towards judging the knowledge, capability, promptness and skills of the contestants during the intense quizzing sessions.
The one and only famous Quizmaster Mr. Giri Balasubramaniam a.k.a Pickbrain enthusiastically engaged the teams in a gripping crusade with his interactive style of quizzing, enchanting both the participants and audience alike.
Having achieved the first milestone, Bhilai Steel team will now battle it out with eleven other teams in a nerve stealing competition at the National Finals of Tata Crucible – the Business Quiz 2007 towards the end of September in Mumbai.
In the event of winning the National Finals, the Bhilai Steel team stands to win a cash prize of Rs. 2 lakhs and each winner will receive a trophy to commemorate their hard-fought achievement.
Participants interested in additional information regarding the quiz and the further schedule can log onto www.tatacrucible.com, an interactive website that facilitates an understanding of every aspect of the quiz.
Due to the overwhelming response received during the past three years, the Tata Group has decided to carry forward this quizzing legacy into its fourth year. Tata Crucible seeks to bring together sharpest young minds in India to take on the heat of the toughest business quiz in India.
This reinforces yet again, that the present youth will inevitably sow the seeds for the future generations.
The Tata Crucible Quiz 2007 commenced its first regional round at Chennai on August 11, 2007 followed with Hyderabad, Delhi, Chandigarh, Cochin and Kolkata regional rounds. The quiz will now travel to six other major Indian cities namely Bangalore (1st September); Pune (2nd September); Indore (3rd September); Ahmedabad (5th September); Jamshedpur (7th September) and Mumbai (9th September) culminating into the National finals in Mumbai.