Students from particularly vulnerable tribal groups of KISS excel in Plus II exams

Minakshi Mallick topped the School in Science by securing 88 per cent, while Pitabas Tiaka topped in Commerce by securing 80 per cent.

Published: 28th July 2022 05:44 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th July 2022 05:44 AM   |  A+A-

Students, exams, classes, education

Image used for representation

By Express News Service

BHUBANESWAR: Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) posted an impressive performance by achieving 100 per cent result in Plus II Science and Commerce exams. As many as 31 students from particularly vulnerable tribal groups (PVTGs) in the institute passed in the Science stream, of which 18 bagged first division. Similarly, 18 students passed in the Commerce stream of which 11 secured first division.

Minakshi Mallick topped the School in Science by securing 88 per cent, while Pitabas Tiaka topped in Commerce by securing 80 per cent. Minakshi, who hails from a poor family from Baliguda of Kandhamal was the district topper in the 10th board examination. Keeping in view of her talent, intellectuals and district administration of Kandhamal had requested Kandhamal MP and KISS founder Achyuta Samanta to help the girl in pursing her higher education after which she was enrolled to KISS in Plus II Science stream, KISS officials said.This year, she has also appeared for NEET examination and she aspires to be a doctor, they said. Samanta congratulated Minakshi and other students on their success.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp