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UP Board results 2017: High-five for Ballia’s Sudha Kumari

Sudha was confident of getting good marks but had never thought she would obtain fifth position in the state.

lucknow Updated: Jun 10, 2017 16:22 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, Varanasi
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Students in Varanasi celebrating their success.(Rajesh Kumar/HT Photo)

Sudha Kumari Gupta, with 95% marks, has secured fifth position in the state in intermediate exams results announced by UP Board on Friday. Gupta, a native of Ballia, has topped the district and aims to become an IAS officer.

The girl says she owes her success to her parents and teachers who motivated her to stay focused on studies and do better. Regular study with concentration and focused approach is her success mantra. “I attended classes regularly at schools and took coaching for physics, chemistry and mathematics. I studied four hours daily,” she said. Based on her preparations, Sudha was confident of getting good marks but had never thought she would obtain fifth position in the state.

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Sudha expressed gratitude towards her teachers at Tileshwari Devi Inter College, Gaura Patoi in Ballia. She said that she would now focus on preparations for the civil services examination while completing her graduation.

Her father Devendra Prasad Gupta is sub divisional officer in Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) and is posted at Chitranjan and mother Tara Devi is housewife. Sudha is the youngest among five siblings.

Dhananjay Sahini of Shakti Inter College at Belghat topped in the district in High School examination with 91.5% marks while Suman of Jyoti Inter College of Naharpur topped in Intermediate examination by securing 94.4%. :

According to UP Board High School exam results, Ravina Prajapati of KDH School, Uruwa stood second position while Divya Gupta bagged the third position. In intermediate exam, Aayushi Prakash of Carmel Girls Inter College was at second position in the district with 93% and Sakshi Swaroop of Carmel Girls Inter College stood third with 91.6%.

First Published: Jun 10, 2017 16:22 IST