By Tricitynews Reporter
Chandigarh 12th August:- Maharishi Dayanand Public School organized an Essay Writing Competition and quiz on Akshay Urja Divas in collaboration with Chandigarh Renewal Energy, Science and Technology Promotion Society (CREST), Chandigarh. A good number of students participated in the competition. Through competition students expressed that todays renewable means of energy is given more importance in the country. New renewable sources of energy are obtained through technology, which have been developed recently. Students said that there are adequate possibilities of renewable energy. They are infinite. Slowly the industrial base is becoming in the field of renewable energy. Solar appliances in homes, solar lights, solar vehicles, water heating heaters etc. should be used. This does not adversely affect the environment. At present, renewable energy will help the country's growing population to achieve economic prosperity.
Kumkum, Khushi and Chetan bagged first, second and third position respectively in Essay Writing .
Although Quiz was divided into two categories i.e., junior and senior which was started with ten teams of each category. Five teams A, B, C, D and E were selected for middle round .Team A, D & E participated in final round. It was tough competition. Team: A, Neeraj and Hansraj stood first by getting 60 marks. Team: E, Harshpreet and Raj Kumar got 40 marks and received second place. Team: D, Vishal i and Mayank achieved 35 marks and stood third. Activity Incharge Parveen Kumari told that the main aim of this competition was to public on scientific issuesfor the development of nation.
Principal Dr. Vinod Kumar gave away prizes to the winners.