Dhruv Darji, a student of St. Xavier’s School Hansol, won the 9th Ahmedabad Regional Brain Bee competition on Sunday. The competition, aimed at testing knowledge of Class 11 students in Neuroscience and to encourage them to explore the field, was organized by Zydus Hospital Ahmedabad in association with the Indian National Brain Bee (INBB).
Haard Vyas of DPS Gandhinagar was the first runner-up of the Ahmedabad Regional Brain Bee competition, while Mahima Naik of Anand Niketan School Satellite was the second runner-up. These students successfully answered several questions related to Neuroscience posed by ARBB coordinator Dr Suktara Sharma to walk away with the honours.
Senior neurologist and stroke specialist at Zydus Hospital, Dr Arvind Sharma, who is also director of Ahmedabad Regional Brain Bee said, that the winner of the regional competition will be invited to compete against winners from other states in the Indian National Brain Bee championship, which is likely to be held in NIMHANS, Bengaluru, in April.
“The Final Indian National Brain Bee champion will be invited to participate in the International Brain Bee finals to be held at Washington DC in the USA,” he said.