Cryptic Crossword Contest 2018 is about to begin on 10th July: The sixth edition of the nation inter-School is about to begin which is known as CCCC Cryptic Crossword Contest, popularly called CCCC, will begin on July 10, 2018. Sources are saying that Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 2, Delhi Cantt will be hosting the event. Also, the other schools will be able to perform and participate in the contest. Also, it will be launched by the Governor of Bihar, Satyapal Malik.
This program is started back in 2013 and the contest is a two-stage event for the students. In the first, city rounds are held across the country. In the second, the winners of these said rounds battle it out at the grand finale. The school team which wins the grand finale lifts the National Crossword Champion trophy. Also, some of you may know that NPS Bangalore is the reigning champs.
Some sources are confirming that students from classes 9 to 12 can participate in the contest and all teams will be awarded certificates along with cash prizes for winners. Also, the launch will witness four NCR Rounds for Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, and Ghaziabad at the same venue. We are sure that things are going to be good and there will be 37 more city rounds in the July-September period before a line-up for the Grand Finale will be decided.
Some reports are confirming that official partners KVS and NVS conducted their inter-school crossword contests to select their best teams who will represent them in the national championship. Also, after that CCCC had been acknowledged by the Limca Book of Records as the biggest contest of its kind in India. You all should know that the contest is conducted by Extra-C, a civil society initiative based in Patna.