A Varadharajan, class II student of BPS Athur, ranked 4th in the All India Math & Science Talent Examination. He won a gold medal and an invitation to next year’s examination. (pic)

B Sangameshwaran, Class I student of BPS Athur, was conferred the title of Thirukurral Pinju by the Thirukurral Peravai Chennai for reciting 300 thirukurrals (classic Tamil literature consisting of 1330 kurrals, authored by Thiruvalluvar).