JEE-Mains results announced; Six candidates score perfect 100
According to the National Testing Agency, six candidates have scored 100 percentile in JEE-Mains, results of which were announced yesterday. The students are Pravar Kataria and Ranjim Prabal Das from Delhi, Ananth Krishna Kidambi from Gujarat, Sidhanth Mukherjee from Maharashtra, Guramrit Singh from Chandigarh and Saket Jha from Rajasthan.
The National Testing Agency had conducted the examination last month at over 800 centres in 331 cities, including nine centres abroad. Over 6.5 lakh candidates had registered for the entrance examination. For the first time that the exam was conducted in 13 languages. From this year, the exam will be conducted four times a year to offer flexibility to students and a chance to improve their scores.