Out of total 35 teams which participated in the qualifying round of the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2017, IIT Guwahati emerged as a winner. The quiz was held on the occasion of the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week at the cotton university.
According to the reports from the Assam tribune, IIT Guwahati team consisted of Syed Masoom Mumeen, Yash Pote and Angshuman Das and all the three answered the brain teaser questions brilliantly, posed by the Kunal Savarkar.
The winners will now represent the city at the national finals, which are due on October 11 at New Delhi. The quiz will also be held in Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Indore, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai and Delhi.
A statement issued by the organizers read, "The winners of the national quiz will get an all-expense paid trip to Sweden, where they will visit headquarters of the partnering companies, Swedish universities and the Nobel Museum''.
The partnering companies for the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2017 are Atlas Copco, IKEA, Oriflame, SAAB, Sandvik, Scania, Tetra Pak, Volvo Cars and Volvo Group.