Neel M Karia, a student from Mumbai, bagged a gold medal at International Earth Science Olympiad, which was recently held in Brazil.
Karia, student of Bhavani Shankar Junior College, was one of the nine gold medallists at the international competition held between September 13 to 20 in the South American country.
The competition saw participants from 28 countries.
Besides Karia, Khushgra Jain, a student of Rajasthan’s S R Senior Secondary Public School, won two bronze medals and Tarun Yadav from Delhi Public School in Dwarka won a bronze.
The Geological Society of India had selected the students for IESO competitions.