Classmate Spell Bee and Radio Mirchi had organised a Classmate Spell Bee season 9 which concluded on Tuesday. Actor Soha Ali Khan announced the winners at the ITC Grand Central Hotel. ESPB Sales and Marketing head Nrupendra Thakur, Scrips National Spelling Bee in-charge P Kimbley, and Sumit Agarwal marked their presence too.
This year's subject for the competition was ‘Every child is unique and so is every child’ and the contest was organised across India. Nearly three lakh students from more than 1,000 school across 30 cities participated in the competition. The top 15 players were selected for city championship semis. Later, the top 16 in India were felicitated.