CLAT 2016 results declared, Bengaluru’s Viraj Ananth tops in his first attempt

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT), results were declared on Sunday. The examination is held for admissions to under-graduate and post-graduate law degree programmes (LLB and LLM). This year, Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab conducted the test.

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Viraj Ananth of Bengaluru has topped the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). He obtained 174.5 marks in his first attempt.

“It was a dream come true. I’m just delighted. I was expecting good marks but never thought I would top in CLAT,” said the 18-year-old, who has also set up a startup called Intermind Global with his friends. “The paper was very easy this time. It was more driven on current affairs and there was less of vocabulary in English paper,” Viraj said.

Delhi’s Vansh Aggarwal came in second in the exam with 172.75 marks. He is eager to join National Law School of India University, Bangalore (NLSIU).

For the UG law entrance test, a total of 39,495 candidates registered and 37,175 took the exam.

For the PG law entrance exam, 5,580 students registered and 5,042 appeared for the test.

In all, 42,217 candidates sat for the competitive exam.

For results of CLAT goto official site: https://clat.ac.in/

Source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/