Odisha has total 1,400 medical (1,250 MBBS and 150 BDS) seats, of which only 1,219 seats will be filled by the state government as the remaining seats belong to central quota.
A total of 170 students took admission to MBBS course in SCBMCH on the day, said OJEE Chairman SK Chand.
The top half of the candidates who qualify in the JEE-Main are eligible for the JEE-Advanced, and compete for the about-14,000 IIT seats on offer.
After the JEE (Main) April-2019, the ranks of the candidates will be released taking into consideration better of the two NTA scores of all candidates who appeared in January and April 2019 exams.
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Meenal Parekh from Kota in Rajasthan is the topper among girls with 318 marks.
Adway Girish, a student of FIITJEE PU College, HSR layout was the state’s topper with an All India Rank (AIR) of 43. He scored an impressive 289 marks out of a possible 360.