Special Correspondent

KANNUR: Scholarships to the tune of Rs.1 lakh have been distributed to Class X and Plus Two students by the Excel group of institutions, having units at Thalassery, Vadakara and Perambra.

A press release here said that V. Kiran Damodaran of Azhikode high school, Kannur education district; S. Abhijith Nambi of Palora higher secondary school, Thamarassery education district; R.C.K. Aganeeth of Rani Jai higher secondary school, Nirmalagiri, Thalassery education district; and P.P. Anudeep of Madappally higher secondary school, Vadakara education district; were awarded Rs.10,000 each as scholarship, instituted in association with the G.K. Memorial Trust.

Top scorers in the medical and engineering entrance examinations were felicitated on the occasion.