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Film star Ann Alexia Anra to host video quiz

Posted on Dec 12, 10:03PM | UNI

In yet another first for the South Indian Bank Grand Kerala Shopping Festival, a daily online video quiz is being introduced for the sixth season offering netizens the chance to win one smartphone every day for 45 days and three mega prizes.

Actress Ann Alexia Anra, who shot to fame as a child star in the Kamal Hassan blockbuster Avvai Shanmugi, will host the video quiz posing one question a day, every day, from December 17 until January 30, an official release said here today.

Web users can participate in the quiz competition by joining the GKSF Facebook page on www.facebook.com/GKSFIndia or logging on to the official website www.shoppingfestival.in.

The competition is expected to attract huge numbers of participants, given the GKSF Facebook page has been 'liked' by more than 110,000 users already.

The questions will be based on the culture, history, places and unique attributes of Kerala. Ann will ask them in English, with Malayalam subtitles provided in the video.

Each day's question will have four choices and one lucky winner from those getting the answer right can take home a brand new LG KGE 400 smartphone worth Rs 9,000.

The first three individuals who get the most number of correct answers will receive an LG P705 smartphone worth Rs 22,000 as the Mega Prize.

This informative and unique quiz competition will be sponsored by reputed eye care centre Mulamoottil Eye Hospital in partnership with www.indiavideo.org, a website that has in store thousands of text and videos on Indian subjects.

The Sixth Season of Grand Kerala Shopping Festival begins with a gala opening ceremony at Kannur on December 15. A host of programmes including thematic exhibitions, a contemporary art fair, a unique Global Village, food festival and weekly prize draws will be spread across the 48-day fiesta which will conclude on January 31.