1. A student team from the Pune will represent India at a robotics contest of international repute in the US after it won the recently held FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robot competition.
2. The team Horcruxes from Robominds, Pune, won the championship and will be proceeding to represent India at the FIRST World Championship in Detroit, USA, in April 2020.
3. The FTC is an international competition, where teams from around the globe are challenged to design, build, programme, and operate robots to compete head-to-head, in an alliance format.
4. The robots used in the competition are designed and fabricated from the ground-up by a team of 12 students, ranging in age from 11 to 18.
5. Team Horcruxes will compete against more than 100 teams from over 70 countries.