Gahoi Kartikey Gupta, who belongs to Ballarpur in Maharashtra, obtained first rank in the Common Rank List (CRL) of JEE Advanced 2019.
As per reports, success mantra as Hard work, staying off social media, using a basic phone and playing badminton to de-stress spelt success for Kartikey Chandresh Gupta, the topper of the JEE Advanced 2019, results of which were declared Friday. Gahoi Kartikey Gupta, who hails from Ballarpur in Maharashtra, came first in the Common Rank List (CRL) of JEE Advanced 2019. He got 346, out of 372 marks. He had scored 93.69 per cent in the Class 12 exams of the Maharashtra State Board. Gupta comes from a family of engineers. His father is an engineer and is working in a paper production company and his elder brother has completed his BTech in computer science and is also working.
“He had been staying in Mumbai for the last two years in the coaching institute’s hostel. After classes, he used to dedicate six to seven hours for self-study,” revealed Ms Poonam, Kartikey Chandresh Gupta’s mother.
Gahoi Kartikey Gupta scored 121 in mathematics, 113 in physics and 112 in chemistry.
Kartikey tells when he was going to Mumbai, his parents had handed him a smartphone but he denied to take it and instead, settled for a basic Nokia phone.
“My parents had given me a smartphone but I told them I do not need it. I was away from social media for two years. Whenever my parents would call, I would speak to them. Even other students in the hostel desisted from using smartphones and used basic phones,” he revealed.
Questioned about his de-stress mantra, he said dinnertime conversations with friends were the best part of his hostel life and did the trick for him.
“We ensured that we had dinner together and after dinner, we used to go out for a walk. We also used to play badminton and table tennis to shake of the stress of studying for long hours,” he revealed.
Gahoi Kartikey Gupta wants admission in IIT Bombay and pursue computer science.
Recently, The results of JEE Advanced, 2019 were announced by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee. As per reports, Of the total 1,61,319 candidates who appeared in both papers one and two of the exam, 38,705 have cleared the test.
Gahoi Community is feeling proud on Gahoi Kartikey Gupta’s this great success and we wish him for future achievement and success.