Kerala boys who braved worst floods win News Wiz
THE much-awaited third edi- tion of India’s innovative news based national inter school quiz show NEWS Wiz came to a scintillating end with the Team from Thrissur emerging as the winner at the grand finale.
The final winners, Sreeram Madhavan V & Paul Binu, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Vidya Mandir, Poochatty have braved Kerala’s worst floods to win the coveted title. In addition, the winners will now get a chance to go on a trip to Oxford, England.
On this occasion, Mr Rajdeep Sardesai said, “It a truly uplifting story to know that our winners are from a school in Kerala that served as a relief centre during the floods. The young boys Sreeram Madhavan V & Paul Binu have shown that the power of news as knowledge can conquer all adversity. I congratulate the winners and all the teams who made News Wiz 2018 such a grand success”
Mr Vivek Khanna, Group CEO, India Today Group said “We are elated to announce the culmination of the show where-in we have seen enthusiastic participation from 1000 students from across geographies. The News Wiz team for the first time picked up Wild Card Entries in this third season. Euphoria created by News Wiz has been phenomenal & never seen before in the history of a Quizzing show”. Mail Today Bureau in
Aroon Purie(C), Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of India Today Group, along with India Today TV Consulting Editor Rajdeep Sardesai (L), felicitates the winners of the News Wiz Season 3.