Bhubaneswar, Oct 18: Chief Minister Sri Naveen Patnaik today spoke to Soyeb Aftab, the NEET topper and congratulated him on his astounding success.
Patnaik also wished him a bright career ahead. Aftab was very elated on getting a call from Chief Minister and thanked him.
Aftab, a resident of Rourkela in Sundargarh district also became the first student in history of NEET exams to score a perfect score of 720 on 720. He is also the first student from Odisha to top the NEET examination.
NEET is an entrance examination for students who wish to study undergraduate medical courses (MBBS) and dental courses (BDS) in government or private medical colleges in India.