Shillong, July 29: Brenda Latsaheb, the daughter of Dr.Potsangbam Latsaheb Singh (who is an Orthopaedic surgeon and Commandant medical, SSB) and Sharmila Latsaheb of Heirangoithong Bazar, ImphalÂ has topped in the Indira Gandhi Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) MBBS entrance exam held on July 22 last.
Brenda did her schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Tezpur, Assam. Besides, Brenda Latsaheb, 11 other Manipuri boys and girls also featured in the top 20 position of the NEIGRIHMS MBBS entrance 2012 .
They are Thingujam Joshila Devi (2nd position), Thokchom Rakesh Singh (4th position), Kongkham Merina (5th position), Nirvana Thangjam (8th position), Mercy Ngairangbam (9th position), Monika Nahakpam (10th position), Sonia Moirangthem (12th position), Moirangthem Sangita (13th position), Sheikh Farheen Chisti (15th Position), Dinesh Achom (18th position), Chitra Devi Khumanthem (20th position) .
Interestingly, of the 128 candidates who qualified, 68 are from Manipur and 67 of them are Meiteis.
Itâ€™s a great honor from Manipuris residing in Meghalaya and wishes everyone the best in their future.