SRS Educational Academy, Ponda held the prize distribution function of the 7th SRS All Goa Vedic Mathematics Test (SRS-AGVMT). The function was organised by SRS Vedic Mathematics Academy, Mangeshi in association with SRS Educational Academy, Ponda. Chief guest for the function was principal of GVM’s College of Education, Farmagudi, Ponda, Allan Abreau.
Speaking on the occasion, Abreau appreciated the social responsibility that the institute has taken up in spreading knowledge of Vedic mathematics among school students all over Goa. He told students about the importance of mathematics in everyday life and also for their all round development through various examples and stories.
Prize winners were awarded prizes at the hands of Abreau. In category 1 (classes 5 to 8), first place was awarded to Deepti Singh of Our Lady of The Rosary High School, Dona Paula; second place was awarded to Ved Kunkoleinkar of Peoples High School, Panaji and third place was awarded to Kirti Patil of St Joseph’s Institute, Vasco-Da-Gama.
In category 2 (classes 8 to 10), first place was awarded to Parth Naik of AJ De Almeida High School, Ponda and Spruha Nagarcenkar of KB Hedgewar Vidyalay, Ponda and third place was awarded to Gaurav Patil of The New Educational Institute, Curchorem
Parth and Spruha Nagarcenkar were also awarded the Late Professor Uday Amonkar Memorial Prize instituted by his wife Bharati Uday Amonkar. The prize was presented to the students at the hands of Amonkar as well.