A cowherd’s son in Tamil Nadu cleared this 12 months’s Nationwide Eligibility-cum-Entrance Check (NEET), topping the checklist of scholars from authorities colleges within the nation who took the coveted examination for admission to undergraduate medical programs.
Nonetheless, as a consequence of monetary constraints, Jeevithkumar, the son of a cowherd and a Mahatma Gandhi Nationwide Rural Employment Assure (MGNREGA) employee from Theni district of Tamil Nadu, mentioned he won’t be capable to pursue the course.
He was a pupil of the Authorities Mannequin Increased Secondary Faculty at Silvarpatti, Periyakulam and has scored 664 marks out of whole 720 in his second try of taking the examination.
Jeevithkumar mentioned he won’t be capable to pursue the medical training because the charges of even the federal government schools is past his household’s attain.
“It wasn’t my purpose to change into a physician, however I attempted it as a result of the examination was very laborious to crack. Now I want to pursue MBBS course, however my household would not be capable to pay the charges for even authorities schools, not to mention a non-public one. I need to request folks to assist me pursue my research,” he mentioned.
He additionally thanked his lecturers at his faculty for his or her steerage and assist in enrolling at a training institute for NEET preparation.
“Final 12 months, I wrote the examination solely to understand how robust it was. I deliberate to jot down it once more and my lecturers helped me in becoming a member of a NEET teaching and this time I used to be in a position to rating 664 marks which made me the nationwide topper amongst authorities faculty college students throughout the nation,” he added.
Jeevithkumar’s mom, Parameshwari, who’s a MGNREGA employee, expressed happiness at her son’s success and thanked his lecturers for his or her assist and steerage. “Jeevith’s faculty and lecturers performed a serious position in making certain that he was in a position to enroll in a year-long teaching class. Jeevith was the primary in our household to attain excessive marks in Class 10 and 12. We’re proud of how effectively he has accomplished and it looks like he has already change into a physician,” she mentioned.
The Nationwide Testing Company had declared the NEET 2020 outcomes on Friday.
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