The inaugural BQC – IIT Bombay Open Quiz Series held at IIT Bombay on the 6th of March drew a great response from over 200 quizzing enthusiasts. Quiz Teams from cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Chennai landed to take part in the two Open Quizzes i.e Sports & General. Earlier, the day started with an Open Quiz being conducted for the College & School students, a quiz of sorts held perhaps after a long time in Mumbai.
* Open College Quiz : Out of the nearly 4o teams that took part, the final standings were as below.
Winners – Paddy, Surinderjeet, Mayur (IIT-Bombay)
First Runners up – Jaideep, R.Tamizhmarai and Aravind Vijaysarathy (IIM-Ahmedabad)
Second Runners up ( 3 way tied ) – Indrasen, Neel, Pulkit (IIT-Bombay); Rahul Gaur, Siddarth Shanbhag, Mukul Gupta (IIT-Bombay) & Sushil Shanbhag, Rushi Bhavsar, Rama Kulkarni (ICT-Bombay)
* Open Sports Quiz : Out of nearly 50 teams that took part, the final standings were as below.
Winners – Alagarsami, Anil & Ramki
First Runners up – Vijay, TSR and Nitish Khadiya
Second Runners up – Sumant Srivatsan, Omkar and Aniket Khasgiwale
* Open General Quiz : Out of the nearly 65 teams that took part, the final standings were as below.
Winners – J. Krishnamurthy, Bhargava & Nitish Khadiya ( Team : Swami & Friends 1 )
First Runners up – Alagarsami , Anil & Ramki ( Team : Swami & Friends 2 )
Second Runners up – Anand Sivashankar, Kunal Sawardekar & Avnindra
Posting a few snaps taken at the Quiz ( Courtesy – Surya R )