Mohali, December 16, 2017: Swaraj Tractors, a part of the US $19 billion Mahindra Group, today conducted the Regional Jet Toy and Skimmer Olympics, under AWIM, SAE India program, at Chitkara International School.

 The team from Saupin’s Schools, Chandigarh bagged the 1st position in Jet Toy while Chitkara International School’s team lifted the Winner’s trophy for the Skimmer Challenge. The teams from Government Senior Secondary School, Sarangpur and Government Model High School, Mani Majra were adjudged Runners Up in Jet Toy and Skimmer, respectively. The winners were awarded by Mr Parmod Lamba VP- ER & CSR, Swaraj Division.

The jury consisted of four members Mr Rohit Kalia from Sourcing, Mr Pardeep Singh from Infotech and Mr Jasjit Sohal from R &D -  all of them being part of the senior management team in Swaraj & Ms Rupinder Bir Kaur, Associate Prof UBS, PU being the external jury member. The jury played a crucial role in this tough competition. 

                                                           

The AWIM programme intends to build a passionate cadre of science students through an early intervention, right from fifth standard. The winning teams will represent the Tri-City at the National Olympics scheduled to be held in Pune, in January 2018.

 About Mahindra

The Mahindra Group is a USD 19 billion federation of companies that enables people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It has a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume.  It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, components, commercial vehicles, consulting services, energy, industrial equipment, logistics, real estate, steel, aerospace, defence and two wheelers. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 200,000 people across 100 countries.