HUBBALLI: Setting an example, a panipuri seller in Hubballi has scored big in the recently concluded SSLC examination.
According to a report, SSLC student Vikas Lohar prepared for the board examination while selling panipuri at Manjunath Nagar Cross on Gokul Road in Hubballi. He has secured 93.76 % marks in the SSLC annual examination.
A student of Vighneshwara English Medium School Vikas topped the school by securing 106 marks in English, 98 in Kannada, 99 in Hindi, 96 in Maths, 93 in Science and 94 in Social Science.
A native of Rajasthan, Vikas was suffering from financial hardship. He used to sell panipuri along with his father Dasharath Lohar. But his parents left him in Hubballi, along with his three siblings, and went to Rajasthan. Now Vikas looks after his three siblings by selling Panipuri.