Two students of DPS Srinagar Sualiha Khan (Class 6) and Azeen Riyaz (Class 10) bagged silver medals in the first edition of an aptitude contest "TCS iON Intelligem" organised by TCS iON, a strategic unit of Tata Consultancy Services.
Schools from across the country participated in the contest, and the team of DPS Srinagar secured the runner up position.
DPS Srinagar in a statement said over 25 schools had qualified for the contest after a three round competition. It said the finals witnessed a tough competition as each team strove to give its best. The grand finale was held on the 25 and 26 of January.
Congratulating the team on performance, the principal Alistair R.A. Freese said "our chests swell with pride when we see our students can give any school at the national level a run for their money. My heartiest congratulations to the winning team."
The chairman Vijay Dhar also congratulated the team saying "I am happy to hear the students have won accolades. Congratulations to the team and their teachers."