GD Topic- National Eligibility Entrance Test
Following were the values candidates were asked to prioritize:
There were 5 members in the panel. Four male and 1 female. I entered the room with a smile and greeted all the members. The female member appreciated me for my appearance, she said- You look smarter in real than your photograph. I thanked her with a smile.
She took the charge and asked- Geography to kam hi universities me h. I told, yes ma’am.
She: So, from which college?
Me: Kirorimal College ma’am.
She(excited): Some famous personalities from your college.(She wanted to hear Amitabh Bachchan)
Me: Ma’am, Sh Naveen Patnaik, and Amitabh Bachchan.
She: Name some countries which surround by the Red Sea?
Me: Ma’am, some African and some Asian countries.(I wasn’t sure of this so I denied to mention countries, it was disappointing a bit).
She: Tell me about grasslands.
Me: Ma’am, Sawana in Africa, steppes, I can’t recall more right now.
She: Where is Panama canal?
Me: Ma’am it’s between north and south America.
She: Is it among seven wonders?
Me: Sorry ma’am, I don’t remember.( It’s in modern wonders)
She: What is Egypt famous for?
Me: Ma’am, it’s famous for its pyramids, and these are in seven wonders ( she smiled)
Then she passed on to next panelist who was chairman, I guessed it as he was holding my original bio-data
Chairman: So you had NCC, tell me the ranking in army after Captain.
Me: Sir, Brigadier.( Ah, here I slipped)
Ch: Accha, sidhe Brigadier, laughing, accha kya pucchu fir, okay, your hobbies? ( He appreciated me for my handwriting).
Me: Sir drawing and reading.
Ch: Reading, so, tell me for what Booker prize is given?
Me: Sir, literature.( I knew arundhaty Roy won it from India, but I didn’t speak it)
Me: Sir it is given for different fields, like Economics, Physics, Chemistry and Peace also.(He was satisfied)
Ch: Who is the recent Nobel laureate from India?
Me: Sir Sh Kailash Satyarthi.
Ch: Accha Pakistan ke sath kitne war hue and tell when they happened?
Me: Sir, 65, 71, and 1999 Kargil.
Ch: What were the consequences of 71 war?
Me: Sir we won it.
Ch: Not that.
Me: Sir partition of Bengal (The female panelist said, “Bangladesh was formed and partition of Bengal was done later”)
Now it was member 1,( he was the observer as well)
M1: Sabse jyada barish kaha hoti h India me?
Me: Sir Mawsynram, Cherrapunji.
M1: Cherrapunji has a different name, what’s it?
Me: Sorry sir, I don’t know.
Now member 2( he was from north east)
M2: We had a war with China and unfortunately we were defeated in that, when did that happen?
Me: Sir 1962.(he was satisfied)
Now the female panelist asked a question.
She: Where is Siberia?
Me: Ma’am it’s in Russia.
Chairman: Which countries touch Indian borderline?
Me: Sir, Pakistan, China, Nepal….and told all.
Now the last member 3 asked his question.
M3: As ma’am asked you Siberia, in India also we have such climatic conditions, what’s that place?
Me: Sir, it’s Ladakh, according to higher latitudes.( He was satisfied with my answer)
Then, they thanked me, and I also did the same. So, it was a great experience. Panelists were so dynamic and cordial as well.