DIGBOI, Jan 18 - Socio-literary organisation India Club will host a centenary quiz festival at the India Club Auditorium in the oil town on January 20.
The open State-level quiz competition, organised in association with the Lion�s Club of Digboi and the Digboi Quiz Forum, will be held in two different categories including an open general quiz and written quiz on music and Assam with cash prizes.
According to the organising committee, cash prizes worth Rs 35,000 will be on offer for both the categories with the break-up being Rs 10,000, Rs 8,000 and Rs 6,000 as the first, second and third prizes in the general category, while a sum of Rs 9,000 is earmarked for the winners in the written quiz.
The quiz festival will start at 1 pm after completion of the registration process.
Shakya Shamik Kar Khaund, secretary of Digboi Quiz Forum which is coordinating the event, told media persons here that India Club has been actively promoting the cause of education, culture, socio-economy and other vital branches of knowledge.