Dated: 22 June, 2020
Online Quiz Contest on YOGA
The Heritage Society and General Study Circle of Multani Mal Modi College, Patiala held an online Quiz Contest on YOGA to mark the 6th International Day of Yoga on June 21, 2020. The entire event was organized under the guidance of the College Principal Dr. Khushvinder Kumar. The objective of this Yoga Quiz was to raise awareness of the benefits of Yoga for good health and strong mental hygiene. The Pandemic COVID-19 has shown us the importance of immunity and healthy living and undeniably, Yoga brings these qualities together. This event was also instrumental in sharing the theme set by the United Nations for this IDY-2020 – “Yoga for Health – Yoga at Home”.
The Incharge of Heritage Society of the college – Dr. Harmohan Sharma stated that the Quiz was attempted by 838 participants hailing from 94 esteemed educational institutions across the 15 states of India. The Incharge of General Study Circle Dr. Ganesh Sethi informed that the questions for the competition were of multiple choice type, encouraged easy and active participation. He also shared that 659 participants successfully qualified as per the criteria set for receiving the e-certificates.
Principal Dr. Khushvinder Kumar appreciated the organizing team for the outreach of the event and congratulated the achievers for their awareness of Yoga.