Lolab boy qualifies NEET by securing 660 marks
Kupwara: Shahid Farooq Bhat of Lolab valley in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district has qualified the coveted National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) 2021 exam by securing 660 marks.
Shahid (21), who hails from Lalpora village of Lolab, said that it was due to his hard work and support from family, especially his elder brothers, that he was able to crack this prestigious exam.
He said that his joy knew no bounds when he came to know that he has qualified the NEET 2021 exam and has secured 660 marks out of 720. “It was all due to my hard work and little sacrifices that I was able to crack this exam. My family, especially my elder brothers, helped me a lot in achieving this feat.”
He also said that the biggest sacrifice, he feels, he has made was staying away from the comforts of home, as it was not easy to stay away from the family. “Once you make some sacrifices, you are able to achieve your goal. And hard work is key; I feel elated that my toil has paid off,” he said.
Shahid did his schooling from a local government school and later went to the Government Higher Secondary School Lalpora Lolab wherefrom he qualified Class 12 exams with 423 marks out of 500.