The Fit India Quiz, made a big impression amongst students, with over 36000 students gets ready to part take in this competition. The quiz aimed at providing a national platform for students to showcase their knowledge about fitness and sports, attracted large number of students from 13,502 schools in the initial round, the sports ministry said on Friday.
India’s first school fitness and sports quiz, was launched in September 2021, in line with the vision of Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi to make fitness and sports a way of life among youngsters and to create awareness about India’s rich sporting history.
Launched by Sports Minister Anurag Thakur, the state wide Fit India Quiz is now into the State Rounds. The early round ended on January 25.
Fit India Quiz : Big Prizes Money Awaits Students
The Fit India Quiz has prize money of Rs 3.25 crores which will be given out to winning schools and students at various phases of the competition.
The key objective of the first-ever Fit India quiz is to propagate the message of Fit India Movement among the school children and to create awareness among students about India’s rich sporting history,” Sports Secretary Sujata Chaturvedi said.
The Fit India Quiz, the country’s first school fitness and sports quiz, was launched in September 2021. It is a part of the central government’s ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ initiative to celebrate 75 years of India’s Independence.