Saisha Divkar topped the Poster Competition (My India My Map) while Ria Raul bagged the first prize in the Essay Competition (How I Manage My Stress), held as part of the International Adolescence Health Week 2023 (19th to 25th March) celebrations themed “Building a Healthier and more Inclusive future for adolescents”, by Indian Medical Association Goa State.
Programmes, which were conducted for age-group 10 to 18 years, included Health Talks, Health checkups, Blood grouping, and illuminating Atal Setu in lime green, stated a press release.
Following are the other prize-winners of the Essay and Poster competitions.
Poster Competition – Topic –“My India My Map”.
First Prize: Saisha Divkar, G.S.Amonkar Vidyamandir, Mapuca
Second Prize: Shrivalli Gandhi, Sharada Mandir High School, Panaji.
Third Prize A: Vrushabh Gaonkar, from A.J.De Almeida High School, Ponda.
Third prize B: Gunjan Shenoy, from G.S.Amonkar Vidyamandir, Panaji.
Essay Competition: Topic— “How I Manage My Stress”
First Prize: Ria Raul
Second Prize: Huentimil De Oliveira, from Santa Cruz High School, Santa Cruz.
Third Prize: Mast. Prathamesh Aiwale, Diogo Vaz Higher Secondary School , Colvale.
The prize distribution ceremony will be held on 8th April 2023, in observance of World Health Day. It will be organised by IMA Goa State, at Nalanda Auditorium, EDC Tower, Panaji.