Preetham Castelino and Ronson Danthy, the second year B.Sc. students of St.Philomena College, Puttur, have won the prestigious First Prize in the State Level Science Model Exhibition competition for college students conducted jointly by Karnataka Rajya Vijnana Parishath, Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Karnataka and Prouda Devaraya Engineering College Hospet, Ballary on 9th and 10th November 2013. The students received Rs.10,000 cash prize and shield . They exhibited the model for the use of appropriate technology in rural development.
The students expressed their gratitude towards the Principal, Prof. Leo Noronha, the campus director Rev. Dr Antony P. Monteiro and the faculty for their encouragement and support.