Chandini Majhi, the daughter of Dana Majhi who carried his spouse’s corpse on his shoulders for 10 km after allegedly being denied a hearse by the federal government hospital in Odisha’s Kalahandi district, was among the many 2,81,658 ladies who cleared the category 10 state board examinations, the outcomes of which have been declared on Friday.
Chandini, a pupil of a tribal faculty run by Bhubaneswar-based Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), secured 280 marks out of 600. Her two youthful sisters are additionally finding out within the faculty.
Dana Majhi from Melaghar village in Thuamul-Rampur block of the district had walked 10 km along with his spouse’s physique in 2016.
After the incident got here to mild, KISS founder Dr Achutya Samanta had admitted Majhi’s three daughters to the varsity in view of his poverty.
Chandini, who had walked alongside along with her father, thanked Samanta.
KISS has achieved a 100 per cent consequence, whereas the state-wide move proportion has been 97.89 per cent, Samanta mentioned. As many as 1,900 college students of the institute appeared within the examination.
Mohan Charan Raita of Saura tribe from Gajapati district emerged because the KISS topper, securing 540 marks.