Hyderabad: The students of Andhra Pradesh have excelled in the IIT 2011.
Mr Prithvi Raj won laurels by securing first rank in the entire country. In the All India general category, Telugu students have proved their worth by securing seven of the first ten ranks.
The students of Sri Chaitanya, Narayana and KKR, Gouthami institutes have bagged a number of ranks. Some 65,000 students have written the IIT examination from Andhra Pradesh. Rankers from the State are: Prithvi Raj first rank; Nitin second rank; Sumanth Reddy third rank; Sai Kiran fourth rank; Kunal Saha sixth rank; Bhargav Reddy eighth rank and Varun ninth rank. (NSS)