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JEE Advanced results: Panchkula boy Sarvesh Mehtani is the topper

Sarvesh Mehtani from Bhavan Vidyalaya School, Panchkula, has secured 1st All-India Rank (AIR) in JEE Advanced 2017 exam.

education Updated: Jun 16, 2017 17:58 IST
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Sarvesh Mehtani with parents and his school staff in Bhawan Vidyalaya Panchkula.
Sarvesh Mehtani with parents and his school staff in Bhawan Vidyalaya Panchkula.(HT photo)

Sarvesh Mehtani from Haryana’s Panchkula secured the All India Rank (AIR) 1 in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017, the results of which were declared on Sunday.

A student of Bhavan Vidyalaya School, Mehtani secured an AIR rank of 55 in JEE (Main) this year. Mehtani said he was motivated to take the exam as he wanted to study in one of the top engineering colleges in the country.

He now wants to go to IIT-Bombay to pursue a course in computer science.

Sarvesh Mehtani with his parents. (HT photo)

Another city boy gets 9th AIR

Rachit Bansal of Chandigarh secured the AIR 9 in JEE Advanced and did his schooling from Patiala. Like Mehtani, Bansal too wants to join IIT- Bombay to pursue computer science.

The IIT-Madras, which was the organiser of the exam, declared the results on jeeadv.ac.in.

The performance of a candidate in JEE (Advanced) forms the basis for admission to the bachelor’s, integrated master’s and dual degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad.