Twins Sahil Bansal and Rahul Bansal from Bathinda brought laurels to the state by bagging 4th and 6th positions in the All India Pre- Medical Entrance Test (AIPMT) re-conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, the result of which was declared on Monday.
Sahil and Rahul are sons of advocate Rakesh Kumar.
Their mother Neha is a housewife. While Sahil is now aiming to get admission in the Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, or Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, Safdarjung, New Delhi, Rahul has already taken admission at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, by qualifying the AIIMS entrance test.
Roopanjit Singh, 19-year old from Khanna, has been ranked 17 in the retest.
Son of doctor parents, Roopanjit had got 28th rank in the AIIMS entrance test held earlier this year and is now studying there.
In the PMT, he was ranked 28th in the state. Ramyash Goyal, son of a BSNL employee in Bathinda, secured the 31st rank while Nandita Mehta of Sacred Heart Convent School, Sarabha Nagar, Ludhiana, bagged the 55th rank. Her parents are both doctors.
Amritsar boy Avi Singh has bagged 91st rank. Student of DAV Public School Avi had 75th rank in the PMT and 68th in the AIIMS entrance test. Avi is aiming at Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi.