2 students for semis of Discovery Super League
Vaibhav Indukuri from Creek Planet School Venus Campus, Hyderabad, and V Sriyans Reddy from Tejaswi High School, Warangal, have made it to the semi-finals (the TV phase) of Discovery School Super League (DSSL), powered by Byju’s.
Banjara Hills: Vaibhav Indukuri from Creek Planet School Venus Campus, Hyderabad, and V Sriyans Reddy from Tejaswi High School, Warangal, have made it to the semi-finals (the TV phase) of Discovery School Super League (DSSL), powered by Byju's. The team from Telegana will compete with teams from 28 other states as well as 1 Union Territory (Delhi) for the national title as well as a chance to visit NASA.
DSSL reached over 12,000 schools across India where 43.7 lakh students participated in the initial rounds. An additional 3.7 lakh wild card entries came through Byju's app. Toppers from each school qualified for the next phase. The phase 2 test was conducted in 196 cities – 2 toppers from each state qualified for the semis.
The on-air phase will feature 30 state-wise teams will compete in 5 semi-finals (6 teams per episode). DSSL premieres on April 28 at 1 pm on Discovery Channel and Discovery HD World. The quiz show will also be showcased on Discovery Science and Discovery Kids starting May 1.
The show will be hosted by the multi-talented personalities Mini Mathur and Cyrus Sahukar. These Two Quiz Masters will lead their respective rival camps called the Cyrus's Champions and Mini's Mavericks.
There will be 6 teams in each episode, and the winners per episode will make their way straight to the finals where they will battle it out to make their home state proud. The quiz offers an exciting reward - top 3 teams, along with their school principals, will win a coveted trip to NASA and a cash prize.