Fssai arrange Eat Right India NATIONAL QUIZ LEAGUE (Season One)

What is Fssai?

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), has been established under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 which consolidates various Acts & Orders which have hitherto handled food related issues. The FSSAI has been produced for setting down science-based criteria for articles of food and also to regulate their production, storage, supply, sale and import to ensure the availability of safe and wholesome food for human consumption. Among the mandates of FSSAI to promote general awareness about food security and nutrition.

Purpose of Quiz:

‘Eat Right India’ motion intends to guarantee health and well-being of individuals by encouraging safe, wholesome, sustainable and healthy diets using mindful eating habits via coordinated multi-sectoral strategy.  Given that food habits are formed early in life and hard to change afterward; concentrate on Eat Right India is on young people, so, college is a clear spot for actions.  Using food as a pedagogical tool can be quite powerful in this aspect.    This aggressive quiz is to raise knowledge and awareness on food security and nutrition.  This would also encourage students to inculcate right eating habits and could give a boost into the Eat Right @School initiative to get long-term involvement of universities with Eat Right India motion throughout the nation. This nation-wide initiative is going to be implemented through a thoughtfully curated series of quiz competitions from college level to national level.  A blend of online, on earth and live events could be utilized.  Services of renowned quiz masters could be used.  They’d bring their abundant quizzing experience and enthusiasm to this programme.  From the initial year, ERI.NQL are in English only and limited to 50 cities, in following decades, this could be extended into the districts and ran in Hindi and other languages too.

Who can Participate?

All students in partnering schools are invited to participate in three categories:

Sub Junior (Grade 3rd to 5th)

Junior (Grade 6th – 8th)

Senior (Grade 9th – 12th)

How will The Quiz Work?

Level 1: School Level (in 50 identified cities) tentative time : April-May, 2020.

Sample test papers will be shared online to prepare for the quiz.

● The online rounds would last for 2 weeks

● Each student can attempt the quiz twice in a week. The best score will be taken into


● Each attempt will consist of 50 multiple choice questions split into 3 difficulty levels

(Easy, Medium and Tough)

● Points will be given based on accuracy and speed (time bonus for answering faster)

● In each school, the two top-scoring students in each category will be selected to form a

team that will represent the school at the City Level.

Level 2: City Level – 50 cities. Tentative Time : July-August 2020

Each city with 10 schools

● In each City Level contest, a cluster of 10 schools will gather to compete at a

single venue for each category.

● 10 teams will appear for the written/online preliminaries in each city

● The preliminaries will consist of 30 questions to be answered in 30 minutes

● The top 6 teams will qualify for the on stage city finale

● The finale will consist of 5 live rounds (may include multimedia driven rounds including MCQ, Visual rounds, Buzzer rounds)

● In the Zonal contest, one team per cluster from each category will emerge.

Level 3: Zone level – 4 Zones

(To be held in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata) September 2020 In the Zone Level contest, the City winners from the Region will gather at the zonal venue & compete to get to the National Level for each category. Boarding and lodging for zonal contest for participants would be provided.


● The Zonal Rounds will consist of 2 zonal semi-finals and 1 zonal final

● The Zonal Semi Finals will be of 4 live rounds (may include fast paced rounds in the buzzer and rapid fire format)

● The top 3 from each Zonal Semi Final will qualify for the Zonal Final

● The Zonal Final will consist of 6 rounds

● The top 2 from the Zonal Final would qualify for the National Semi Finals

● The Zonal Semi Finals and Finals may be part of an Eat Right Mela weekend, where the Semi Finals take place on a Saturday and the Finals on Sunday, with the weekend having other interactive games, keynote address, panel discussions, paper presentations etc.

Level 4 _ Grand National Finale (at New Delhi) October 2020

This will happen at the Capital on a prefix date and the zones will compete with each other to get the Final Cup for each category.

● 2 National Semi-Finals of 5 live rounds each

● The top 2 from each National Semi Final qualify for the Grand Finale

● The Grand Finale would be atleast 7 live rounds

● The winner will be crowned the Eat Right Quiz Champion 2020

● The zones & the national quiz will be covered & broadcasted on Television in a renowned channel.

Prize distribution on the World Food Day on 16 October 2020.

Awards & Prizes:

National Winners:

Cash prize of Rs.10,00,000/- and Eat right innovation Lab (ERIL)

Zonal Winners:

Eat right innovation Lab (ERIL)

City Winners:

Eat right magic box and Alexa

Schools (with over 500 participants):

Eat right magic box

List of Cities round:

Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Pune, Coimbatore, Gangtok, Amritsar, Nagpur, Tiruchirapalli. Kohima, Jalandhar, Bhopal, Bangalore, Ranchi, Lucknow, Indore, Mysore, Bhubaneswar, Kanpur, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Raipur, Agra, Jaipur, Visakhapatnam, Guwahati, Dehradun, Jodhpur, Pondicherry, Shillong, Gurgaon, Ahmedabad, Kochi, Aizawl, Jammu, Vadodara, Thiruvananthapuram, Imphal, Leh, Panaji, Kavaratti, Agartala, Varanasi, Daman, PortBlair, Patna, Shimla, Itanagar.

Zonal Rounds:

To be held in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata

Source : fssai.gov.in


16 thoughts on “Fssai arrange Eat Right India NATIONAL QUIZ LEAGUE (Season One)”

  1. Have you ever considered creating an e-book or guest authoring on other sites?
    I have a blog based upon on the same information you discuss
    and would really like to have you share some stories/information. I know my audience would
    value your work. If you’re even remotely interested, feel free to shoot me an email.

  2. Hello, i think that i saw you visited my web site so i
    came to “return the favor”.I’m attempting to find things to improve my site!I suppose its ok to use a
    few of your ideas!!

  3. Today, while I was at work, my cousin stole my iphone and tested to see if
    it can survive a 25 foot drop, just so she can be a youtube sensation. My iPad is now destroyed and she has 83
    views. I know this is entirely off topic but I had to share it with someone!

  4. Hi there would you mind sharing which blog platform you’re working with?
    I’m planning to start my own blog in the near future but I’m having a difficult time deciding between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal.

    The reason I ask is because your layout seems different then most blogs and I’m
    looking for something unique. P.S My apologies
    for getting off-topic but I had to ask!

  5. Amazing! This blog looks just like my old one! It’s on a entirely different subject but it has pretty
    much the same page layout and design. Wonderful choice of colors!

  6. This is the precise weblog for anyone who needs to find out about this topic. You notice so much its almost laborious to argue with you (not that I really would want匟aHa). You positively put a brand new spin on a subject thats been written about for years. Great stuff, just nice!

  7. The next time I learn a blog, I hope that it doesnt disappoint me as a lot as this one. I imply, I do know it was my choice to read, however I really thought youd have something attention-grabbing to say. All I hear is a bunch of whining about one thing that you may repair if you happen to werent too busy looking for attention.

  8. There are some interesting time limits in this article however I don抰 know if I see all of them center to heart. There may be some validity however I’ll take hold opinion till I look into it further. Good article , thanks and we would like more! Added to FeedBurner as nicely

  9. Hiya! I just would like to give a huge thumbs up for the good information you’ve gotten here on this post. I will likely be coming again to your weblog for extra soon.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *