JEE Advanced result 2018: Love for science helps MP’s Sarthak Agrawal top state
Madhya Pradesh’s Sarthak Agrawal said it was his love for science that helped him score good marks as he secured the 66th rank in JEE Advanced 2018, the result of which was declared on Sunday.
Sarthak is the state topper in the examination held for admission to the premier Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), claimed coaching institutes in the state.
Sarthak Agrawal who secured 66th rank in the JEE Advanced said he never counted the hours of study because he enjoyed science and mathematics.I used to study till I got tired. I used to go to a park for a walk and also talk to my parents and teachers to relax,” the 17-year-old said.
“I have been interested in research since childhood. In school, I made many science models. I also love to do computer programming. In future, I want to do research to invent something which will help the mankind,” the son of a businessman father and homemaker mother said.
Sarthak shifted to Gwalior two years ago from Datia to prepare for JEE Advanced. He scored 96.4% marks in the Class 12 board exam held by the Central Board of Secondary Education .