IIM Indore Team consisting of Samyak Ponangi and Shaurya Saxena (IPM 2014-19) won First Prize in NTPC Electron National Finale 2018 held at Power Management Institute (PMI), Noida on September 18. Competing with 800 teams encompassing 1500 students and clearing the two rounds, IIM Indore’s team won prize of Rs. 25,000 each along with certificates. The NTPC Electron Quiz 2018 started from Patna on 31 August 2018 and saw participation from all engineering and business schools across six locations at Kolkata, Lucknow, Noida, Hyderabad and Mumbai. Hyderabad saw the maximum number of teams of 406, followed by Lucknow with 110 teams, Patna with 89 teams, Noida with 71 teams, Mumbai with 68 teams and Kolkata with 30 teams. Shri Saptarshi Roy, Director (HR), Shri P.K. Mohapatra, Director (Technical) & Shri Prakash Tiwari, Director (Operations), NTPC awarded the prizes to the winners and participants at NTPC, PMI campus.
IIM Indore congratulates the team for its achievement.