This Patna boy who left his job for CAT 2017 scored a 99.75 percentile

cat topper 2017

Meet, Siddharth Kumar, who has scored 99.75 percentile in CAT 2017. The results of the CAT 2017 were declared today, January 8, around 10 am on the official website, https://iimcat.ac.in/ In conversation with India Today Education, Siddharth Kumar said, “This is not the first time that I appeared for CAT. In 2016, I gave my first attempt and scored 94 percentile.” Left job for CAT: Surprisingly, Kumar said that he left his job in the Automobile industry just to prepare for CAT. “I left my job and dedicatedly studied for CAT,”…

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This IIM Calcutta alumna runs a school in her village and has educated over 1,000 children for free

pooja mishra founder of Gurukul Public School

“It is much easier to concentrate on cities, which are touted as the growth engines of tomorrow’s India,” opines Pooja Mishra, a 36-year-old Indian Institute of Management Calcutta alumna and the founder of Gurukul Public School, a charitable English-medium school providing free education to rural underprivileged children. She continues, “So what does it lead to? It leads to the government’s primary and secondary schools serving more as day care centers providing low-quality meals during the day.  And they only have one or two caretakers to look after the children who…

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