Bengaluru: A while ago, this megamind took the country by storm when he appeared in Kaun Banega Crorepati and the scene at Greenwood High International School was no different. Kautilya Pandit, also called as the Google boy kept all the students on their toes, fascinating them with his implausible memory and knack for current affairs, general knowledge and world geography.
The 7 year old child prodigy from Karnal district, Haryana, on his visit to the Greenwood High interacted with the students, faculty and staff, impressing them with his knowledge and sense of humour. He mesmerized the entire audience by the questions on various topics such as astronomy, world map, Indian economy and politics. The students also got an opportunity to witness his smart moves at a game of Chess with Kautilya, which was a spectacular scene for everyone to watch. Over the years, he has also earned considerable fame and admiration from across the country, due to his incredible grasping power and memory.
He was a host for Kaun Banega Crorepati anchored by Amitabh Bachchan aired on Children’s day. Kautilya, who encompasses a sea of knowledge in this tender age, received enormous affection from Megastar Amitabh Bachchan.
“He is a great example to make us all aware that every child has the ability to be extra ordinary and unique. As a school we strongly encourage and support the development of such children in their best interest. It was a delight to have Kautilya amongst our students. Our students kept throwing questions at him, to test his brilliance and he was just enjoying all the attention he was getting while answering them. It was a rare opportunity for all of us here at Greenwood High”, said Ms. Niru Agarwal, Trustee, Greenwood High International School.
Few other achievements of Kautilya Pandit –
– For his exceptional intelligence quotient (IQ) and memory, Kautilya was awarded Rs 10 lakh by the Haryana government.
– He has been honored almost 100 times in 19 different states of India.
– Vienna, capital of Austria wants him to Honor with “Pride of India” Award.
– He is also the brand ambassador for Women and children welfare society, Haryana.