Gangtok, 24 Aug:
Rishal Pandey Chettri and Pareekshit Dahal of Holy Cross School, Tadong, have recently been selected among the top 27 teams in News Wiz, a quiz competition hosted by Rajdeep Sardesai.
The quiz will be telecast on India Today channel at 8 pm on 25 Aug while the repeat telecast will be at 9.30 am, 5 pm and 9.30 pm on 26 Aug, a press release informs.
It may be mentioned here, Rishal Pandey and Pareekshit had gone to New Delhi to participate in the Quiz Show organised by India Today group which was hosted by newsman, Rajdeep Sardesai, and produced by Siddharth Basu of KBC fame.
This Quiz is considered one of the top quiz shows of the country. Around 800 schools from all over the country had participated in the preliminary rounds to be selected for the televised rounds. The HCS team has managed to make it to the top 27 teams.