The first round of the “Water Quiz – Inter School Competition” organized by Lanka Rain Water Harvesting Forum was successfully held in Badulla, Monaragala, Kilinochchi and Mulaithivu districts, with the aim of testing children’s knowledge on water at both local and global level and enhancing their knowledge on water conservation.
The competition was conducted in both Sinhala and Tamil mediums under two age categories, age 9-10 and 4- 5 years respectively. More than 3000 students from all four districts participated in the very competitive first round. Winners of the first round would be selected to the s final rounds. All participants would be awarded with a token gift to appreciate their participation and contribution. The winners of the first round is given below .
|Primary category||Secondary category|
|District||Name||School Name||Name||Secondary category|
|Monaragala||K.M Ashmika Denuwan||Mo/Amunekadura Maha Vidyalaya||W.L Kaveesha Gimantha||Mo/Balaharuwa Kanishta Vidyalaya|
|K.B.V Bhanuka Anuhas Mihiranga||Mo/Amunekadura Maha Vidyalaya||A.M Dewmi Mihara||Mo/Balaharuwa Kanishta Vidyalaya|
|V.G Githmi Hansani||Mo/Balaharuwa Kanishta Vidyalaya||W.M Piyumi Kaveesha||Mo/Balaharuwa Kanishta Vidyalaya|
|D.M Sashini Nimeshika Bandara||Mo/Dombagahawela Maha Vidyalaya||R.M Chamara Sadun||Mo/Amunekadura Maha Vidyalaya|
|W.M Navindu Nethsara||Mo/Amunekadura Maha Vidyalaya|
|Kilinochchi||I.Sankavi||Iyanarpuram GTMS||V.Abirami||Iyanarpuram GTMS|
|N.Akshaya||KN Viveganantha Vidyalayam||K.Thuvigan||Iyanarpuram GTMS|
|K.Abisek||Iyanarpuram GTMS||T.Thamilpriyan||KN/Kariyalai Nagapaduvan No-2 GTMS|
|Mullaithivu||A.Anistran||MU Ananthapuram GTMS||S.Priyangan||Suthanthirapuram Tamil Vidyalayam|
|G.Sathushan||MU Ananthapuram GTMS||N.Mathusan||Suthanthirapuram Tamil Vidyalayam|
|I.Gajana||Suthanthirapuram Tamil Vidyalayam||P.Luvishanth||MU Ananthapuram GTMS|
|Badulla||R.W Yushmila Ninu Sithumini||B/Agalaoya Primary School||R.M Chamodya Naduni||B/Uduhawara Maha Vidyalaya|
|R.M Akila Indrajith Weerasingha||B/ D S Senanayaka Primary School||W.M Sachini Mekala||B/Uduhawara Maha Vidyalaya|
|B.M Denishiya Teshani Bandaranayake||B/Uduhawara Maha Vidyalaya||M Naduni Niklesha Samarakoon||B/Uduhawara Maha Vidyalaya|
The quiz competition was organized under health guidelines to ensure children are well protected from COVID – 19. We would like to extend our gratitude to all the participants, teachers, principals, officials and well-wishers who were playing a big role in making this event a success.