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Patnaik calls up NEET topper Soyeb Aftab, wishes him bright future

Patnaik also congratulated all the students from the state who succeeded in the examination and wished them a bright future

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurating the Product Application and Development Centre, set up by Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL), via video conferencing, in Paradip.
Aftab was elated on receiving a call from the chief minister and thanked him.

PRI ERG ESPL NAT .BHUBANESWAR CES7 OD-PATNAIK-TOPPER Patnaik calls up topper Soyeb Aftab, wishes him bright future Bhubaneswar, Oct 18 (PT) Chief Minister on Sunday called up topper Soyeb Aftab and congratulated him on his success. Patnaik also wished him a bright future, a CMO release said. Aftab was elated on receiving a call from the chief minister and thanked him. Aftab of Rourkela topped the Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), results of which were declared on Friday. He created history by scoring 720/720. He is the first student from to have topped the NEET. Patnaik also congratulated all the students from the state who succeeded in the examination and wished them a bright future. Governor Ganeshi Lal also congratulated Aftab. "Hon'ble Governor congratulates SoyebAftab of #for creating history by scoring 720 and topping the merit list. Hon'ble Governor wishes Soyeb many more laurels in future," his official Twitter handle posted. Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who is from Odisha, also congratulated Aftab on his success and hoped he will bring laurels to the state in the future.

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First Published: Sun, October 18 2020. 15:06 IST
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