STUDENT COMPETITION: The Pondicherry Heritage Quiz at Alliance française de Pondichérry On the February the 1st of February, a whole day event was organised by Dr. Kanan and heritage festival organisers.
Heritage Quiz was held in the Alliance Francaise Campus, Pondicherry with the support of Education Department, Pondicherry. The Education Department, Pondicherry had requested all the schools of Pondicherry area to take part in the program.
There were about 48 schools with 500 children taking part which included Government and Private Matriculation and CBSE Schools. There were also schools from Cuddalore and Pondicherry. Heritage festival team coordinated the registration details. Mr.Muthukumar the Quiz master from Pondicherry conducted the preliminary written quiz for all the students in both levels - Junior and Senior Levels.
Then the Quiz was held in both levels as finals and the winning and runner up teams of both levels were felicitated by the Alliance Francaise officials - President Monsieur and AF Directeur Monsieur Gerard along with the members of INTACH and Pondicherry Heritage Festival 2018. The program was coordinated by Monsieur Saikat and Madame Marie Joelle of Alliance Francaise and Raje of PHF and Mr.Arul and Das from INTACH Pondicherry.