Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras declared the JEE advanced 2017 results today, Vabirisetti Mohan Abhyas, son of samosa sellers from Kukatpally in Hyderabad, gets a rank of 64 in the IIT-JEE (Advanced).
Another student from Hyderabad is Nikhil who secured 248th rank.
Vabirisetti is among 30 students from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana who secured their positions among top 100 rankers in the JEE Main 2017.
Hyderabad samosa sellers’ son gets 64th rank; JEE (Advanced) 2017 Result.
His father is a samosa vendor who holds a local stall in Hyderabad. According to a report, Vabirisetti Mohan Abhyas took coaching from a private institute located on the outskirts of Hyderabad.
Vabirisetti who wrote the exam from IIT Roorkee zone scored 339 marks out of 366, in which he got 120 marks in Maths, 104 in Physics and 115 marks in Chemistry. Also before he was ranked 6th in JEE Main entrance examination he scored 345 out of 360 marks. Vabirisetti has attributed his success to his parents, his teachers and hard work.
The family belonged to Palakole, West Godavari district and shifted to Hyderabad 13 years ago for Abhyas’s better and brighter future. Abhyas is also the first person in the entire family to become an engineer.
Not only this, Abhyas also topped AP Engineering, Agri and Medical CET. Abhyas parents, V Subba Rao and Suryakala, both are samosa sellers.