The National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) results and as 24 students has emerged as toppers scoring 100 percent. Out of the new 24 students toppers 8 students are from Telangana, 5 from Delhi, 4 from Rajasthan, 3 from Andhra Pradesh, 2 from Haryana, and one each from Maharashtra and Gujarat.
In this year JEE exams as many as 8.58 lakh students had registered for the entrance test. However, only 6.35 lakh students, 74%, appeared for the test. The NTA conducted the test during pandemic amid vociferous demands for its postponement in view of the growing cases of COVID-19.