Kolkata: Boys dominated the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEE) engineering and pharmacy stream examination, the results for which was announced on Sunday.
Among the top ten merit list holders, there were no girls. Yashvardhan Didwania from DPS Rajarhat topped the exam followed by Abhishek Datta and Arpan Konar.
Conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) on May 17 across West Bengal and in parts of Assam and Tripura, 106,888 candidates had appeared in the common entrance exam.
“Congratulations to all the future engineers who succeeded in WBJEE. You are the future of this country. Make India and Bengal proud,” West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said.