Two students of Durgapur have surprised many by their outstanding performance in the class XII exam of CBSE, in commerce stream. Swapnonil Nath of Hem Sheela Model School scored 96.8%, while Nikhil Parasramka of DAV Model School got 96.2%. Not only in the industrial belt of Durgapur-Asansol but in the entire district of Bardhaman, this is the best result known so far.
Swapnonil even scored more than the topper of the Science stream in Hem Sheela Model School. Avidha Chakroborty scored 96.6% and topped Hem Sheela in science stream. A student of commerce stream performing better than a student of science stream has surprised many and is quite unique. Apart from Swapnonil, 3 others of the school have also secured more than 90%.
Swapnonil’s father Nikhilbaran Nath, an employee of National Building and Construction Company is posted at Jodhpur in Rajasthan. Swapnonil stays with his mother, Soma Devi in Durgapur. However, after the board exam of class XII they have moved to their ancestral home at Habra.
Swapnonil has already got scholarship to study graduate level course at the prestigious Duri University of Missouri in United States. He is all set to fly to America in the second week of August.
On the other hand, Nikhil Parasramka of DAV Model School stays at Durgapur Station Bazaar. He has taken admission in Sriram College of Commerce for further study. Apart from Nikhil, 46 other students of Durgapur’s DAV Model School have secured more than 90%.