Monday, 3 October 2016

Savor Del Monte’s Delightful Range of Products This Diwali

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- Moving away from the passé, Del Monte has come up with specially crafted gift boxes for its premium range of fruit juices for the upcoming Diwali season. Thoughtfully designed, the Del Monte Delightful Moments gift packs offer an assortment of fruit drinks such as Four Seasons Mixed Fruit, Peach, Pink Guava, Green Apple, Pineapple, Peach Coolada to name a few.
With a sharp focus on the packaging, Del Monte gift packs aim to attract the customers and stand out on the shelf. With striking fruit motifs embossed in attractive bright colors, the packs mirror festivity and celebrations.
This year Del Monte is also offering customized gift boxes for its discerning customers to enjoy the festivity in utmost style and taste. These special gift boxes range from savory goodies comprising of lip-smacking Del Monte mayo variants along with a pack of Nachos, and health centric pack including Dried Fruits, Packaged fruits, Olives and 100% Fruit drinks, to customized pack for the authentic Italian cuisine lovers made up of Del Monte Pasta, Pasta Sauces & Olives.

Allen Felicitates Meritorious Students

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- The Chandigarh branch of Allen Career Institute organised a felicitation programme here at its Industrial Area campus. The event was held to honour the meritorious Allen Chandigarh students who secured ranks in the NEET-2016 and AIIMS-2016. The event was graced by the branch head of Allen Chandigarh, Pushkar Rai, and the members of faculty of Allen Chandigarh, apart from the awardees and their families.
The event saw an overwhelming participation by the students who presented various song and dance programmes, besides the members of the faculty themselves who presented a group dance performance themselves. 
Nearly 50 students of Allen Chandigarh were awarded cash prizes and silver medals at the event for having brought pride to their institute through their selections in various medical entrance exams. The Chandigarh branch of Allen saw the selection of more than 250 students in medical programmes in various government colleges across India. Amol Sood, who secured AIR-13 in AIIMS 2016, and Mantavya Gupta, who bagged AIR-43 in NEET-2016, are both students of Allen Career Institute, Chandigarh. 
Pushkar Rai expressed congratulated the students who had got meritorious positions. He also lauded the efforts of academic and administrative teams of Allen Chandigarh which worked relentlessly in producing outstanding results. The event closed on a musical note with qawali and bhangra performances by medical students, followed by a fashion show. 

Allen Spearheads Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan on Gandhi Jayanti

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- Allen Career Institute is association with the Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh observed Gandhi Jayanti and the third anniversary of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan by carrying out a massive campaign in different parts of the city.
Chandigarh ranked second among 73 cities surveyed for the Swachh Sarvekshan held early in 2016. Pushkar Rai, the branch head of Allen Chandigarh informed he was very proud of the fact that it was because of the initiative taken by the students of the institute that this initiative was taken up.
The drive, which was conducted from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. across the tricity, took off from the Fragrance Garden, Sector 36. It was flagged off by Arun Sood, Mayor and B. Purushartha and Commissioner of Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh. It was carried out simultaneously in sectors 20, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 44, and 46. Nearly 70-90 students and employees of the institute were a part of every team of the Swachh Bharat Mission working in various parts of the tricity.
Apart from participating in the cleanliness drive, Allen students also distributed pamphlets among the local crowds to provide information regarding segregation of waste material so as to facilitate efficient waste disposal.

Continental Wins Inter-College Cross Country Championship

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- A beautiful morning, quite lively surroundings and just waking-up city, marked the Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU, Bathinda), Inter-College Cross Country Championship(Men & Women)organized by the Continental Group of Institutes, Jalvehra. More than 100 students in 13 teams of colleges affiliated with MRSPTU, Bathida took part in this. Dr. J. S. Hundal (Registrar, MRSPTU) graced the event as the chief-guest and gave away the prizes. The Director, Dr. M. S. Grewal flagged off the race at 6AM. Boys and girls full of enthusiasm ran for 12.5 kms and 4 kms respectively.
In men category, Continental Institute of Engineering & Technology (CIET), Jalvehra team won the championship trophy while MIMIT, Malout team bagged the runners-up trophy. Jajwinder Singh (MIMIT, Malout) won the individual Gold medal with46.53minand Prabhat Kumar (MIMIT, Malout) won silver medal, while Amanpreet Singh of CIET, Jalvehra bagged the bronze medal. In women category, Alpine Institute, Moga won the championship trophy while MIMIT, Malout bagged the runners-up trophy. Veerpal Kaur (BHSBIET, Lehragaga) won the individual Gold medal with17.56min.
Dr. M. S. Grewal boosted up the morale of the runners by deliberating the essence and importance of team effort. He urged the students to make best use of the facilities provided including the Sports Complex, Gymnasium etc. for improving their fitness.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Hundal lauded the efforts of the organizing team for successfully organizing the event and assured full support from the University for such Noble Initiatives. He asserted that the students should work hard to fulfill their dreams. He also motivated the students to demonstrate a civic sense and patriotic values which are declining now days.
At the end, the Sports Officer Prof. Gurmail Singh Gill extended warm gratitude to S. Mohinder Singh (Distt. Sports Officer, Mansa) for acting as the observer and Dr. Sukhvinder Singh (MRSPTU), Dr. Jasvir Singh(Punjabi University, Patiala)for their kind support to make the event a great success.

Dhanas Rehabilitation Colony Gets Two Tubewells

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- Residents of the Dhanas Rehabilitation Colony will not face the problem of water shortage any more as two tubewells has started functioning at Dhanas. Even the residents of Top Floor will get the water in their houses with full pressure. Kirron Kher, Member of Parliament today dedicated the two tubewells to the residents of Dhanas Rehabilitation Colony by pressing the button in the presence of officials of MC and UT administration.  
While interacting with residents of Dhanas Rehabilitation Colony under the Sansad Aapke Dwar initiative started by her on September 11. Kirron  Kher had announced that by 2nd October the tubewells will be started. She has also directed the officials to get this done by this deadline fixed by her. She said that she has fulfilled the promise which she made to the residents last month. Some of the residents today demanded the construction of boundary wall at   Dhanas Rehabilitation Colony. She assured the residents that she will take up their demands with the officials of administration. 

Legrand India Celebrates DurgaPujo

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- The festivity around DurgaPujo has already begun, with devotees adding to the festivities and amplifying the cultural experience of lakhs of devotees. On this occasion, Legrand India, an electrical and digital infrastructures company, plans to create a real time experience for the citizens around the country and elsewhere. Building on the excitement around the pujos and allowing the people away from their hometown feel the pulse of the Pujo, the company has created an online destination dedicated to festive happenings with the hashtag#ComeHometoPujo.
The company is commencing the campaign with a photography contest as the country is slowly decking up for the DurgaPujo. The contest is open for fervent and passionate photographers of colleges for whom photography is salvation.
The contest begins from 3rdOctober 2016 where students can click some superb photographs which expresses the spirit of DurgaPujo better than words. The entries received will be judged by a panel of industry experts / renowned photographers and seven best judged entries will be awarded with cash prizes. The entries received during this contest will also be uploaded on the microsite and Instagram feed of #ComeHomeToPujo. Last date to submit the entries is by 10th October, 2016.

Kirron Kher Distributes 340 Aids and Appliances for the Divyangjan

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- It has always been endeavor of the Social Welfare, Women & Child Development Department to give focused attention to different policy issues and on keeping a meaningful thrust on the activities aimed for the welfare and empowerment of the Persons with Disabilities. The Department has been focusing to cover all the persons with probable disability by conducting door to door survey and identifying PWDs who need Disability Certificate, Aid & Appliances and the Department is also providing logistics for such identified PWDs and facilitating them in getting disability identity cards so that they can be linked with the benefits being provided under different social security schemes. The Department of Social Welfare, Women & Child Development, today organized 'First Mass Distribution of Aids and Appliances for the Divyangjan' in collaboration with Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO), at Tagore theatre Sector 18 Chandigarh. Earlier, the assessment camp was organized on 29.07.2016 wherein ALIMCO assessed the participants & declared 190 persons as registered beneficiaries who can avail aid & appliances.
On this occasion,  Kirron Kher, Member Parliament U.T. Chandigarh was the chief guest. She Distributed 340 number of Aid & Appliances in different categories i.e. Activa Scooters (Control in hand), Automatic Control wheel chair, Scooter, Wheel Chairs, Normal Chairs, Tri-Cycles, Hearing Aids, Artificial limbs, Brail Kits, White Cane & MSID Kits etc. to the Divyanjans and appreciated the efforts of the Department of Social Welfare, Women & Child Development in ensuring the welfare of the special class. Nishu Singal, Director Social Welfare, Women and Child Development, gave vote of thanks and ensured that the efforts for the empowerment of the Divyangjans will continue in future.  

“Swachhta Pakhwada”:Gram Panchayats organizes Gram Sabha Meeting to Chalk-Out the Strategy

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- As a part of observance of the “Swachhta Pakhwada” in the area of U.T. villages, all the Gram Panchayats organized Gram Sabha meeting today to chalk-out the strategy for the “Swachhta Pakhwada”.  The strategy contains day-wise activities of cleanliness campaign and brings awareness among the rural masses regarding importance of sanitary and clean environment in villages and their surroundings. All the Gram Panchayats also carried a special campaign in their area today.   
To boost up the morale of the villagers and to encourage them for participation in cleanliness activities, Ranjit Kaur, Director Rural Dev. & Panchayats, UT, Chandigarh herself attended the cleanliness campaign at village Daria, UT, Chandigarh.  Sunder Lal, Block Development & Panchayat Officer, UT, Chandigarh attended the cleanliness activities during the Swachhta campaign at village Daria & Behlana and Mauli Jagran, whereas the other officials of the Panchayat Department supervised the campaign in remaining villages.

Coca-Cola Partners with Snapdeal to Celebrate the ‘Joy of Giving Week’ Campaign

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- Coca-Cola India, a leading beverage company, today announced its association with Snapdeal, India’s largest online marketplace, to celebrate ‘Joy of Giving Week’ campaign. As a part of this campaign, customers can go to Snapdeal Sunshine- Snapdeal’s online donation platform, to donate stationery kits to underprivileged children. Coca-Cola India will match the donation amount of these kits up to a limit of INR 2, 00,000.
The campaign starts from 1st October and runs till 10th October, 2016 and the stationery kits (that include pencils, an eraser, a sharper and a ruler) will be directly delivered to partnering NGOs like Teach for India, GiveIndia, Bhumi, The Community Initiative, Care India, etc; which are actively working for education of underprivileged kids across the country. In addition, Snapdeal and Coca-Cola India will also run internal contests, where employees can register in teams and promote the campaign page to drive donations towards this cause.
Commenting on the partnership, Ishteyaque Amjad, Vice President, Public Affairs & Communication at Coca-Cola India & South West Asia said that festive season provides opportunities to reach and touch as many lives as possible. We want everyone to ‘taste the feeling’ of happiness and love. Giving back to the community is core to our business and it gives us an immense pleasure to associate with this initiative. It will bring a smile to the children of the schools we support through the “Support My School Campaign.  
Speaking about the initiative, Rajnish Wahi, ‎Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Communication, Snapdeal said that at Snapdeal, we believe that every child has limitless potential and small things often go a long way in nurturing dreams. The donations through Snapdeal Sunshine in the “Joy of Giving Week” are a simpleway of saying that we believe in these aspirations. We are delighted to partner with Coca-Cola India and Intex Technologies in this endeavor.

ਡੇਂਗੂ ਦੇ ਬਚਾਅ ਪ੍ਰਤੀ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਹੇਠਲੇ ਪੱਧਰ ਤੱਕ ਜਾਗਰੂਕ ਕੀਤਾ ਜਾਵੇ:ਮਾਂਗਟ

By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 03rd October:- ਡੇਂਗੂ ਦੇ ਬਚਾਅ ਪ੍ਰਤੀ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਹੇਠਲੇ ਪੱਧਰ ਤੱਕ ਜਾਗਰੂਕ ਕੀਤਾ ਜਾਵੇ ਅਤੇ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਪੂਰਾ ਸਰੀਰ ਢੱਕਣ ਵਾਲੇ ਕਪੜੇ ਪਹਿਨਣ ਦੀ ਸਲਾਹ ਦਿੱਤੀ ਜਾਵੇ ਤਾਂ ਜੋ ਡੇਗੂ ਫਲਾਉਣ ਵਾਲੇ ਮੱਛਰ ਕੱਟ ਨਾ ਸਕਣ ਅਤੇ ਡੇਂਗੂ ਤੋਂ ਬਚਾਅ ਹੋ ਸਕੇ ਇਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਵਿਚਾਰਾਂ ਦਾ ਪ੍ਰਗਟਾਵਾ ਡਿਪਟੀ ਕਮਿਸ਼ਨਰ ਡੀ.ਐਸ. ਮਾਂਗਟ ਨੇ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹਾ ਪ੍ਰਬੰਧਕੀ ਕੰਪਲੈਕਸ ਦੇ ਮੀਟਿੰਗ ਹਾਲ ਵਿਖੇ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹਾ ਪੱਧਰੀ ਸਿਹਤ ਸੋਸਾਇਟੀ ਦੀ ਮੀਟਿੰਗ ਦੀ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨਗੀ ਕਰਦਿਆਂ ਕੀਤਾ ਇਸ ਮੀਟਿੰਗ ਵਿੱਚ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ਦੇ ਸਮੂਹ ਸਿਹਤ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਦੇ ਅਧਿਕਾਰੀ ਅਤੇ ਸੀਨੀਅਰ ਮੈਡੀਕਲ ਅਫ਼ਸਰ ਮੌਜੂਦ ਸਨ 
ਡਿਪਟੀ ਕਮਿਸ਼ਨਰ ਨੇ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਹੁਣ ਸਿਵਲ ਹਸਪਤਾਲ ਮੋਹਾਲੀ ਵਿਖੇ .ਪੀ.ਡੀ ਦਾ ਸਮਾਂ ਸਵੇਰੇ 8.00 ਵਜੇ ਤੋਂ ਸ਼ਾਮ 8.00 ਵਜੇ ਤੱਕ  ਹੈ ਅਤੇ ਐਮਰਜੈਂਸੀ ਸੇਵਾਵਾਂ 24 ਘੰਟੇ ਹਨ। ਇਸ ਲਈ ਕੋਈ ਵੀ ਡੇਂਗੂ ਦਾ ਸੱਕੀ ਮਰੀਜ ਆਪਣਾ ਇਲਾਜ ਸਿਵਲ ਹਸਪਤਾਲ ਵਿਖੇ ਕਰਵਾ ਸਕਦਾ ਹੈ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਹੋਰ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਮਰੀਜਾਂ ਲਈ ਸਿਵਲ ਹਸਪਤਾਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਖੂਨ ਟੈਸਟ ਕਰਾਉਣ ਲਈ 24 ਘੰਟੇ ਦੀ ਸਹੂਲਤ ਦਿੱਤੀ ਗਈ ਹੈ। ਉਹ ਕਿਸੇ ਵੀ ਸਮੇਂ ਜਾ ਕੇ ਆਪਣਾ ਖੂਨ ਟੈਸਟ ਕਰਵਾ ਸਕਦੇ ਹਨ।  ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਇਯ ਮੋਕੇ ਸਿਹਤ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਦੇ ਅਧਿਕਾਰੀਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਫੋਗਿੰਗ ਵੀ ਨਗਰ ਨਿਗਮ ਦੇ ਤਾਲਮੇਲ ਨਾਲ ਯੋਜਨਾਬੱਧ ਤਰੀਕੇ ਨਾਲ ਕਰਾਉਣ ਲਈ ਆਖਿਆ ਤਾਂ ਜੋ ਕੋਈ ਵੀ ਇਲਾਕਾ ਫੋਗਿੰਗ ਤੋਂ ਬਿਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਨਾ ਰਹੇ। ਡਿਪਟੀ ਕਮਿਸ਼ਨਰ ਨੇ ਇਸ ਮੌਕੇ ਸਿਹਤ ਅਧਿਕਾਰੀਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਪੀ.ਐਨ.ਡੀ.ਟੀ ਐਕਟ ਤਹਿਤ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ' ਰਜਿ: ਅਲਟਰਸਾਉਂਡ ਸੈਂਟਰਾਂ ਦੀ ਅਚਨਚੇਤੀ ਚੈਕਿੰਗ ਕਰਨ ਦੀਆਂ ਹਦਾਇਤਾਂ ਵੀ ਦਿੱਤੀਆਂ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਇਸ ਮੋਕੇ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ' ਤੰਬਾਕੂ ਕੰਟਰੋਲ ਐਕਟ ਨੂੰ ਵੀ ਸਖ਼ਤੀ ਨਾਲ ਲਾਗੂ ਕਰਨ ਲਈ ਆਖਿਆ ਅਤੇ ਜਿਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਥਾਵਾਂ ਤੇ ਤੰਬਾਕੂ ਵੇਚਣ ਦੀ ਮਨਾਈ ਹੈ ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਥਾਵਾਂ ਦੀ ਅਚਨਚੇਤੀ ਚੈਕਿੰਗ ਕਰਕੇ ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਦੇ ਚਲਾਨ ਕੱਟੇ ਜਾਣ। ਡਿਪਟੀ ਕਮਿਸ਼ਨਰ ਨੇ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਨਵੰਬਰ ਮਹੀਨੇ ਦੌਰਾਨ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ' ਸਿਹਤ ਜਾਗਰੂਕਤਾ ਮੁਹਿੰਮ ਚਲਾਈ ਜਾਵੇਗੀ ਇਸ ਮੁਹਿੰਮ ਦੀ ਸਫ਼ਲਤਾ ਲਈ ਸਮੂਹ ਐਸ.ਐਮ. ਸਬੰਧਤ ਐਸ.ਡੀ.ਐਮਜ਼ ਨਾਲ ਤਾਲਮੇਲ ਕਰਕੇ ਇਕ ਯੋਜਨਾ ਤਿਆਰ ਕਰਨ। ਜਿਸ ਤਹਿਤ ਸਾਰੇ ਪਿੰਡਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਕਵਰ ਕੀਤਾ ਜਾ ਸਕੇ। 
ਇਸ ਮੌਕੇ ਸਿਵਲ ਸਰਜਨ ਡਾ. ਰਣਜੀਤ ਕੌਰ ਗੁਰੂ ਨੇ ਸਿਹਤ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ' ਚਲਾਈਆਂ ਜਾ ਰਹੀਆਂ ਸਿਹਤ ਸਕੀਮਾਂ ਦਾ ਜਿਕਰ ਕਰਦਿਆਂ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਸਿਹਤ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਡੇਂਗੂ ਦੇ ਬਚਾਓ ਲਈ ਜਾਗਰੂਕ ਕਰਨ ਦੇ ਨਾਲ-ਨਾਲ ਉਨ੍ਹਾ ਨੂੰ ਡੇਂਗੂ ਦੇ ਬਚਾਅ ਪ੍ਰਤੀ ਸਾਵਧਾਨੀਆਂ ਵਰਤਣ ਲਈ ਵੀ ਪ੍ਰੇਰਿਤ ਕਰ ਰਿਹਾ ਹੈ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ' ਸਕੂਲਾਂ ਦੇ ਵਿਦਿਆਰਥੀਆਂ ਅਤੇ ਆਗਣਵਾੜੀ ਵਿੱਚ ਦਾਖਲ ਬੱਚਿਆਂ ਦਾ ਮੈਡੀਕਲ ਚੈਕਅੱਪ ਅਤੇ ਸਿਹਤ ਸਹੂਲਤਾਂ ਪ੍ਰਦਾਨ ਕੀਤੀਆਂ ਜਾਂਦੀਆਂ ਹਨ ਇਸ ਸਾਲ ਹੁਣ ਤੱਕ 287 ਸਕੂਲਾਂ ' ਜਾ ਕੇ 21059 ਵਿਦਿਆਰਥੀਆਂ ਦਾ ਚੈਕਅੱਪ ਕੀਤਾ ਗਿਆ ਅਤੇ 612 ਆਂਗਣਵਾੜੀ ਕੇਂਦਰਾਂ ' 7326 ਬੱਚਿਆਂ ਦਾ ਚੈਕਅੱਪ ਕੀਤਾ ਗਿਆ। ਮੁੱਖ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਹੈਪਾਟਾਈਟਿਸ-ਸੀ ਰਲੀਫ ਫੰਡ ਸਕੀਮ ਅਧੀਨ 45 ਮਰੀਜਾਂ ਦਾ ਮੁਫ਼ਤ ਇਲਾਜ ਸ਼ੁਰੂ ਕਰਵਾਇਆ ਗਿਆ ਅਤੇ ਤੰਬਾਕੂ ਕੰਟਰੋਲ ਐਕਟ ਅਧੀਨ 46 ਚਲਾਨ ਕੱਟ ਕੇ 6270 ਰੁਪਏ ਵਸੂਲੇ ਗਏ। 
ਇਸ ਤੋਂ ਉਪਰੰਤ ਡਿਪਟੀ ਕਮਿਸ਼ਨਰ ਨੇ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹਾ ਪੱਧਰੀ ਰੋਡ ਸੇਫਟੀ ਕਮੇਟੀ ਦੀ ਮੀਟਿੰਗ ਦੀ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨਗੀ ਕਰਦਿਆਂ ਟਰਾਂਸਪੋਰਟ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਅਤੇ ਪੁਲਿਸ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਦੇ ਅਧਿਕਾਰੀਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਸੇਫ ਸਕੂਲ ਵਾਹਨ ਸਕੀਮ ਨੂੰ ਮੁਕੰਮਲ ਤੌਰ ਤੇ ਲਾਗੂ ਕਰਨ ਦੀਆਂ ਹਦਾਇਤਾਂ ਦਿੱਤੀਆਂ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਕਿਹਾ ਕਿ ਸਕੂਲ ਬੱਸ ਦੇ ਨਾਲ ਅਟੈਡੰਟ ਦਾ ਲਾਜਮੀ ਹੋਣਾ ਯਕੀਨੀ ਬਣਾਇਆ ਜਾਵੇ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਕਿਹਾ ਕਿ ਆਮ ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਟਰੈਫਿਕ ਨਿਯਮਾਂ ਪ੍ਰਤੀ ਜਾਗਰੂਕ ਕੀਤਾ ਜਾਵੇ ਤਾਂ ਜੋ ਸੜਕੀ ਹਾਦਸਿਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਠੱਲ ਪੈ ਸਕੇ। 

नेशनल क्विज के जोनल क्वालीफायर राउंड में भवन विद्यालय रहा विजयी

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Chandigarh 03rd October:- साइकोलॉजीसाइक-एड’, भारत के पहली एक्सक्लूसिव नेशनल क्विज प्रतियोगिता का नॉर्थ जोन क्वालीफायर राउंड आज फोर्टिस हॉस्पिटल, मोहाली में आयोजित किया गया। इस मुकाबले में 12 स्कूलों की टीमों ने हिस्सा लिया। इस प्रतियोगिता में भवन विद्यालय, चंडीगढ विजयी रहा। विजेता टीम 7 अक्टूबर को दिल्ली में आयोजित फाइनल प्रतियोगिता में भाग लेगी। जिसमें अब 6 टीमें भाग लेगीं।
फोर्टिस स्कूल मेंटल हेल्थ प्रोग्राम के तहत आयोजित इस नेशनल क्विज प्रतियोगिता के दूसरे राउंड में शामिल हुए प्रतिभागियों ने पूरे उत्साह के साथ हिस्सा लिया। इसका पहला ऑनलाइन राउंड 24 अगस्त, 2016 को आयोजित किया गया। इस ऑनलाइन क्विज राउंड में 40 शहरों से 200 से अधिक स्कूलों ने हिस्सा लिया। ऑनलाइन राउंड में चुने गए उम्मीदवारों ने जोनल क्वालीफायर राउंड्स में हिस्सा लिया। 
नॉर्थ जोन से ऑनलाइन राउंड में शामिल होने वाले स्कूलों में से 12 ने जोनल राउंड के लिए क्वालीफाइड किया है। इन स्कूलों में भवन विद्यालय, चंडीगढ़, श्री गुरु राम राय पब्लिक स्कूल, देहरादून, स्प्रिंग डेल सीनियर स्कूल, अमृतसर, भवन विद्यालय, चंडीगढ़, ऑकलैंड हाउस, शिमला, शैमरॉक स्कूल, मोहाली, यादविंदरा पब्लिक स्कूल, मोहाली, सेलाक्यू इंटरनेशनल स्कूल, देहरादून, यूनिसन वल्र्ड स्कूल, मसूरी, आर्मी पब्लिक स्कूल, हिसार, रयान इंटरनेशनल स्कूल, चंडीगढ़ और डीएवी मॉडल स्कूल, चंडीगढ़ शामिल हैं। 
प्रत्येक स्कूल के तीन सदस्यों ने इस कड़े मुकाबले वाले क्विज में एक-दूसरे का सामना किया। इस क्विज के प्रारूप में कई अलग अलग राउंड हैं जैसे कि रोलओवर, पज्जल, वाइप आउट राउंड, माइनस प्वाइंट राउंड आदि। क्विज में मनोविज्ञान और एलाइड साइंसिज संबंधी जानकारी को परखा गया। पूरे आयोजन के पूरे कॉन्सेप्ट और संचालन को डॉ.समीर पारिख, डायरेक्टर, डिपार्टमेंट मेंटल हेल्थ एंड बिहेवरियल साइंसिज, फोर्टिस हेल्थकेयर द्वारा नेतृत्व प्रदान किया। 
फाइनल्स के लिए एक स्कूल क्वालीफाई करेगा और फाइनल्स 7 अक्टूबर, 2016 को दिल्ली में होंगे। उससे पहले अन्य जोनल क्वालीफायर्स जयपुर, मुंबई, कोलकाता, चंडीगढ़ और दिल्ली में होंगे। फाइनल राउंड के विजेता को 50,000 रुपए का नकद पुरस्कार, उप-विजेता को 30,000 रुपए का नकद पुरस्कार और द्वितीय उसविजेता को 20,000 रुपए का नकद पुरस्कार प्राप्त होगा। इन स्टूडेंट्स को विभाग में इंटर्नशिप अवसरों का लाभ उठाने का अवसर भी मिलेगा।