Kathmandu, 28th April 2020: Ms. Pallavi Shrestha from Lamjung has won the cash prize of Rs. 30000 for holding first position in the online quiz competition ‘Knowledge Maestro – Young Nepal Edition’ initiated Glocal After School in Association with Nabil Bank and eSewa. Similarly, Nakul Regmi from Parvat won the cash prize of Rs. 20000 and Ishwar KC from Lamjung bagged the cash prize of Rs. 10000. They stood 1st runner-up and 2nd runner-up respectively.
5-days free online real-time quiz competition – “Knowledge Maestro” was organized to make young people engaged in intellectual activities. The competition was held online through a Quiz App & Video Conference hosted by Glocal After School and it was telecast live on Facebook Channel of Glocal After School & eSewa.
The competition was held from 24th April to 28th of April 2020. 200+ participants participated on the knockout round of Knowledge Maestro, out which Top 24 competed for next two days, making a mark to Semi Finalists where 16 people competed. Today, 8 people were competing to win Knowledge Maestro – Young Nepal Edition. The main motive behind organizing the quiz was to make youth aware of the things happening around the world as well as make them intellect in different aspects.
Winner of the competition Pallavi Shrestha shares- “I am very happy winning the competition; sharing about overall experience I randomly applied without any kind expectations during Knockout round but when I entered for second round, I prepared my best. I was in doubt whether the competition will be fair or not but seeing the management and process of selecting I was really satisfied.
Talking about today, my 2 answers went wrong at first and I lost the hope to win. The feeling I am having right now is like of Roller coaster I won the competition. The experience was amazing and exciting.
Mr. Asish Thakur, Executive Director at Glocal Pvt. Ltd shares – “The whole process of the Online Quiz – Knowledge Maestro Young Edition was new for us as well, we tried to work on online activities with the same objective of making young people aware, skilled and motivated. The Knowledge Maestro has really made upto our objectives and we are very happy”. He adds, “Also, I am really proud of my team to be able to work amazingly at this situation with full determination day and night to make this a success. We will bring the next edition of Knowledge Maestro in coming days.”