By Aditi Srivastava, Jan 29, 2022 17:20
The much-awaited Grand Finale of ClassAct 2022, the Hindustan Times Republic Day Quiz proved to be a roaring success with 175 students participating from all over India and the world. The complete list of winners has been announced on the official page of ClassAct 2022. On January 23, more than 32,000 students from 32 countries and five continents took part in the preliminary round of this online school quiz, which is expected to break all records.
Top 10 Winners of ClassAct 2022
In total, 40 toppers have been announced today from among 175 finalists. Here is the list of top 10.
1st Place: Pranjali Mishra, Grade 6, Delhi Public School, NOIDA
2nd Place: Sanjay Senthilnathan, Grade 9, Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan Senior Secondary School, Chennai
3rd Place: Arush Aroh, Grade 11, Amity International School, NOIDA
4th Place: Jaiswal Avlin Arya, Grade 10, Abu Dhabi Indian School, UAE
5th Place: Aditya Mishra, Grade 9, DAV Public School, Faridabad
6th Place: Anish Kumar Arun, Grade 12, South City International School, Kolkata
7th Place: Somnath Santra, Grade 8, Ryan International School, CBSE, Malad, Mumbai
8th Place: Abhinav Kumar Jha, Grade 12, Bal Bharati Public School, NOIDA
9th Place: Rishabh Gupta, Grade 12, Maharaja Agarsain Public School, New Delhi
10th Place: Raghav Tiwari, Grade 8, Delhi Public School, Sector 30, NOIDA
What do the winners say?
The winners were super excited to have participated in ClassAct2022. For them, the quiz was a truly unique and thrilling experience. The quiz proved to be a fun and thrilling experience for them. Talking to HT School, Pranjali Mishra, the topper of ClassAct 2022, said, “This is the first time that I have participated in an international quiz.” This Class VI student from Delhi Public School, NOIDA thoroughly enjoyed it. “I found the question on baby shark to be fun during the Finale while the one about Taj Mahal was the most interesting one.”
According to many participants, the Grand Finale was more challenging than the Prelims. Sanjay Senthilnathan who stood second in the Grand Finale of the quiz, said, "The questions in the Grand Finale were tough. However, the manner in which they were presented by the quiz masters made all the difference for me. They kept us motivated throughout the contest. My biggest takeaway from ClassAct 2022 has been the it has motivated me to participate in more quizzes now.”
Describing his experience, Rishabh Gupta, who bagged the 9th spot, said, "I liked the fact that the quiz masters asked us questions from all possible genres and subjects such as sports, current affairs, history, geography and lots more. They made the entire quizzing session interactive and explained answers to all the questions in great detail."
Prizes for toppers
There are exciting prizes that are up for grabs for the winners of ClassAct 2022, The Hindustan Times Republic Day quiz. Additionally, all registered students will receive participation certificates from Hindustan Times. The prizes include Amazon gift vouchers worth Rs. 1.25 lakh, which will be given to the top 80 winners (40 from the Junior category in the Prelims and 40 from the Finale). Here are the details of the top 3 prizes of the Grand Finale:
1st prize: Amazon Voucher worth Rs. 15,000
2nd prize: Amazon Voucher worth Rs. 10,000
3rd prize: Amazon Voucher worth Rs. 5,000