Principal Correspondent :
Raiwat Bapat is probably the topper in Joint Engineering Entrance (JEE) Advanced from Vidarbha. Similarly, Ifrah Khan is topper from Vidarbha among girls while Chinmay Bhusari secured top slot among the candidates from OBC category from Vidarbha. Raiwat Bapat topped Vidarbha in JEE-Advanced scoring 252 marks out of 360 with All India Rank (AIR) 325.
Chinmay Bhusari scored 199 marks and secured AIR 202. Ifrah Khan scored 217 marks and got the AIR 874. Raiwat Bapat has improved his own score of JEE Main in which he had secured AIR 685. JEE Advanced is considered as one of the toughest examinations, against that backdrop the improvement of score by Bapat is laudable. He had also qualified first level of Physics and Chemistry Olympiad and qualified RMO (The RMO eligibility criteria specify that any student belonging to Class 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12 who have already cleared the Pre-RMO can take the RMO examination). Raiwat had also achieved AIR 809 in Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY). Ifrah Khan had secured AIR 93 in JEE Main and then also she stood topper from Vidarbha. Chinmay Bhusari had secured AIR 601 in JEE Main, OBC-NCL-99j. He topped Vidarbha in February attempt of JEE Main.