Kevinstrong Lawriniang of St. Thomas Higher Secondary School, Mairang bagged the first position in the SSLC ( Class 10 ) Merit List.
Kevinstrong secured 576 marks with distinction in all subjects.
Lawriniang said, my father is a tailor but he is not working since he is having severe joint pain for the last many years besides he is also facing difficulty in walking. Mother is a daily wage earner and ekes out a living by working in people’s homes and also by farming. His teachers helped with school fees.
He was grateful to his teachers who believed in him and helped him by sending notes and video tutorials.
Lawriniang advised upcoming young students of Meghalaya that if you want a good result it doesn’t matter whether you come from a rich family or poor.