ANDHRA PRADESH

Tirupati student tops GATE

R.Prasad  



Staff Reporter

Tirupati: R.Prasad, a mechanical engineering student of Tirupati has bagged the All India first rank in GATE-2006 examinations conducted recently. He was trained at Saimedha coaching centre, Tirupati.

Prasad shares the top slot with an electrical and electronics engineering student, KV Harikrishna, who too, incidentally, had taken coaching at the institute's Vijayawada centre.

Meanwhile, the institute has bagged 22 out of the top 100 ranks, including the All India 5th, 9th, 11th, 13th and 14th ranks, the Saimedha director, G.Ramana, has stated in a release.