Added on : 2017-06-12 14:28:29
Two brothers hailing from a rural family of potato sellers cracked IIT-JEE, results of which were declared on Sunday. The brothers used to cycle all the way from their village, Sevait in Soraon tehsil, around 40kms from the city to study for the joint entrance exams, while assisting their father at a mandi near their village. Vishal Agrahari bagged all India rank 1,964 while his brother Satish Agrahari ranked 2,709 in JEE-Advance. The two brothers had completed their education from government school in their village in Soraon tehsil till class VIII after which their father Prem Chand Agrahari decided to sent them to a better school located on the outskirts of the city to study up to class XII and prepare for IIT-JEE.