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Handwara boy achieves 277th rank in JEE Advance, tops in J&K

Last Updated on October 16, 2021 at 12:38 pm

Owais Ahmad Lone has achieved 277th rank in JEE advance exam and became a topper in Jammu and Kashmir.

He is from Magam area of Handwara town in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

Lone has completed his early schooling in the Valley. His father Ghulam Muhammad Lone is headmaster at government middle school Magam Handwara.

Lone said that he has joined Aakash coaching Institute Rajbagh in 8th class till 10th class. He has also appeared in various national-level talent exams and qualified Olympiads when he was in class 9th. After shifting to Delhi, Lone completed his senior secondary level (11th and 12th) schooling from a private school there and continued his coaching at Aakash Delhi coaching institute.

He informed that a student needs to be focused and should have consistency and try to understand the concepts thoroughly.

Meanwhile, four more students from valley have also qualified the JEE advance.