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A Bihar and Jharkhand topper in AIEEE, Vatsalya still thanks his teachers in Kota.

his father Chandra Kant Singh, who makes and repairs metal grilles, gates, shutters, almirahs at a shop in Khagaria, earning nearly Rs 1.5 lakh to Rs 2 lakh annually.

Chauhan wants to “bring Naxalites to the mainstream” and is already working on a plan with his college friends on starting schools for them in Bihar and Jharkhand.
“I have come across a few bright students who do not have the opportunity. Maybe, if we educate a generation, then each subsequent generation will be educated and they will be in the mainstream,” he said.