‘Neurohypophysis’ and a Lankan ‘little star’ shines brightest By Kumudini Hettiarachchi View(s): View(s):The ‘little star’ of the show, undoubtedly from the very start, was Nishi Amanda Uggalle and a standing ovation she bagged, a first in recent times. As Nishi said her piece thereafter, her parents had been gripped by emotion, hardly able to hide their tears of happiness. “It was a very low-key celebration and Nishi didn’t ask for anything for winning the competition,” says Neelanga simply. In the evening they had one hour to remember stock market share prices and answer maths questions based on that. The quick-fire roundIn the first round of the final, Nishi had achieved an “incredible” score of 16 out of 20.
Source: Sunday Times March 09, 2019 19:05 UTC