Subramanyam of Prakasam district and K. Yeshwant of Nellore bagged the first prizes in Telugu and English respectively in the State-level science talent test conducted by the Jana Vignana Vedika (JVV) at Nagarjunasagar on Friday. Seventy-five students from 16 districts took part.
The other prize winners were Yesasvi (Kadapa) and Nandakumar (Nalgonda) in Telugu, and Rajesh (Nalgonda) and Vijaysai (West Godavari) in English.
K. Sripraja of Nellore and N. Ajita Reddy (Krishna) won the first and second prizes respectively in the display of science exhibits.
Dr. P. Rama Rao, State JVV president, gave away the prizes that included laptop , tablet and cell phone . Chandana Chakravarty, formerly of the CCMB, and Krishna, a professor from the University of Hyderabad, were among those present, along with JVV leaders Dr. Brahma Reddy and N. Bheemarjun Reddy.