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Avanija Menon

I am Avanija Menon. I am in the 8th standard in New English School. I am 12 years old. I am from Kerala. I had participated in many quiz competitions in my school. I was a national champion in the UCMAS Abacus Competition. I participated at the Marrs International Spelling Bee Competition that was held in Bangalore and had also won a prize. I had got the certificate of excellence from the Ramanujan Mathematics Olympiad. I also received a prize in the Malarvadi Kuwait Quiz. I am an avid reader and my favourite author is Marcus Sedgwick. I am a good piano player. I am good at acting.


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