A class 11 student Master Amrith G.R from Velammal Main School, Mogappair was awarded as the runner-up in the International Space Science Competition 2020, conducted by Go4Guru Inc., USA in the U-18 category.
Amrith G.R will participate in the final round of the International Level Competition that will be held in the US in May 2020. He will also get a chance to visit NASA and interact with NASA scientists on space exploration and on their latest technologies.
Amrith was selected among the two lakh students who appeared in the online science aptitude test in October 2019. The school congratulated him on his achievement and wished him to reach great heights.