Srinagar: The two day International Rubik’s event organized by Green Valley Educational Institute which included participants from across US, UK, Malaysia and other states of India, concluded on Sunday .
The Additional Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Mr. Syed Haneef Balki graced the concluding ceremony.
Mohammad Beigh, one of the participants and a Green Valley student said, “I enjoy playing the Rubik’s cube, but I seriously started practicing from the past few months. I do it all by myself with the use of internet.”
It was the first-ever official WCA competition in Srinagar. Around 90 competitors competed in The Kashmir Cube Open 2022 .Only 63 participants made it to the second round. There were 6 events in the Cube competition :3x3x3 Cube, 2x2x2 Cube, 4x4x4 Cube, 3x3x3 Blindfolded, 3x3x3 One-Handed and the Pyraminx.
The main purpose of organizing the event was to give a boost to the critical and analytical thinking of the students. Apart from the academic ventures , it is very important for the holistic development of our future generation.