The three Science toppers in the II PU examination from the district are from Chetan PU Science College, Hubli.

While Vivek Ksheersagar stood first with 95.66 per cent, his classmate Ganesh Kini came second with 95.33 per cent.

Ganesh shared the second spot with Prathiba Shenoy of Vidyaniketan PU College, Hubli. Poonam Kammar from Chetan college came third with 95.16 per cent.

In the Commerce stream, Nidhi Thakkar of JG College of Commerce College came first in the district with 93.66 per cent. Reena Jain from JSS Commerce College, Dharwad, came second with 93.33 per cent.

In the Arts stream, Ashwini Pujar of Anjuman Arts College, Dharwad, bagged the first place with 92.05 per cent. Tanuja Rokhade of Vidyaranya PU College, Dharwad, stood second with 90.66 per cent.

Meanwhile addressing presspersons here on Wednesday, principal of Chetan college E.V. Huded and educational adviser M.V. Kundagol said that the college had been producing toppers since its inception.