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21 Jul 2018, Edition - 1103, Saturday

FLASH NEWS:

  • Number of girls in IITs distressingly low, this needs to increase: President Ram Nath Kovind
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  • More than 500 DMK cadres were detained by police for showing black flag to Governor for conducting review meetings

Tamilnadu News

Kiran Bedi honours Grade 2 boy, makes him sit in her chair

Covai Post Network

In a rare and heart-warming gesture, Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi, Lt.Governor of Puducherry made a Grade II boy to sit in her chair to honour him for his international achievements.R Rackshn, of Acharia Bala Shiksha Mandir in Puducherry, was the topper internationally in the English curriculum section of the seventh edition of Science Olympiad Foundation (2016-2017). He was then in Grade I.

Rackshn won this ranking by competing with millions of students from 1,400 cities in India, besides those from 25 countries. As a gesture of honour, Kiran Bedi made him to sit in her office chair.

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