NEET Topper 2020 List: Shoyeb Aftab And Akanksha Singh Creates History

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has declared the NEET 2020 result on October 16. The Agency has released the NEET UG exam result 2020 for the exam held on (September 13 and October 14) at It has also released the NEET topper 2020 list along with the result. Candidates who have appeared for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2020 exam can check the NEET 2020 toppers list on the official site. Explore the NEET topper 2020 list along with NEET topper interview.


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NEET 2020 Topper List

NEET Topper 2020

Exam National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)
NEET male topper 2020 Shoyeb Aftab
NEET female topper 2020 Akanksha Singh
NEET male (PwD) topper 2020 Mahesh
NEET female (PwD) topper 2020 Vinita Tiwari
NEET OBC (NCL) topper 2020Srijan R
NEET EWS topper 2020Abhiuday Pratap Singh
NEET SC topper 2020Anantha Parakrama B Nookala
NEET ST topper 2020Mridul Rawat

Also Read: NEET Final Answer Key 2020

NEET Topper 2020 List - Top 10 Candidates

Shoyeb Aftab and Akanksha Singh have created history in NEET exam. They topped the NEET 2020 exam and earned a perfect score of 720/720 for the first time.

All India Rank (AIR)Candidate's NameMarks PercentileState
1SOYEB AFTAB 72099.9998537 Odisha
2 AKANKSHA SINGH 720 99.9998537 Delhi
3 TUMMALA SNIKITHA 715 99.9995611 Telangana
4 VINEET SHARMA 715 99.9995611 Rajasthan
5 AMRISHA KHAITAN 715 99.9995611 Haryana
6 GUTHI CHAITANYA SINDHU 715 99.9995611 Andhra Pradesh
7 SATWIK GODARA 711 99.9994879 Haryana
8 SRIJAN R 710 99.9994869 Tamil Nadu
9 KARTHIK REDDY 710 99.9994869 Karnataka
10 MATRAVADIA MAANIT 710 99.9994869 Gujarat

Why Is Soyeb Aftab Secured Rank 1 And Not Akanksha Singh With The Same 720 Score?

Soyeb Aftab of Odisha and Akanksha Singh of New Delhi has topped NEET 2020 exam by scoring the perfect score. Both the candidates have secured the perfect score of 720 out of 720. However, Akanksha Singh secured All India Rank 2 as per the NEET 2020 official notice. Why? The reason is simple because Soyeb Aftab is elder than Akanksha based on the NEET tie-breaking formula.

UP Chief Minister Felicitates Akanksha Singh And Seeks NEET Topper Tag

Akanksha Singh has topped the NEET 2020 exam along with Soyeb Aftab and obtained the perfect score 720. However, Akanksha awarded with the 2nd rank because of the tie-breaking policy (age criteria). As per the sources, the UP CM Yogi Adityanath is all set to write the officials asking them to rank Akanksha as the topper. He announced while felicitating the Kushinagar resident Akanksha. The UP government will be bearing all the expenses of her admission fee, tuition fee, food and lodging.

NTA Corrects NEET Result After Category Topper Flags Discrepancy

The NTA has committed a serious blunder in NEET result 2020. A candidate who displayed as failed in the NEET 2020 exam turned out to be NEET Topper 2020 in the ST category. The Agency has verified the marks after the category topper raised concerns over the same.

Mridul Rawat from Gangapur town of Sawai Madhopur district in Rajasthan got shocked after counting his marks. He obtained 329 marks out of 720 on his NEET result sheet. However, as per his calculations based on the NEET final answer key 2020, he scored 650. Mridul Rawat has challenged the result before the Agency based on the recorded response OMR sheet and answer key.

NEET 2020: Top 10 Female Toppers

  • NEET AI Rank: 2 - AKANKSHA SINGH - Delhi
  • NEET AI Rank: 3 - TUMMALA SNIKITHA - Telangana
  • NEET AI Rank: 5 - AMRISHA KHAITAN - Haryana
  • NEET AI Rank: 6 - GUTHI CHAITANYA SINDHU - Andhra Pradesh
  • NEET AI Rank: 12 - AYSHA S - Kerala
  • NEET AI Rank: 14 - BAREDDY SAI THRISHA REDDY - Telangana
  • NEET AI Rank: 16 - BHAVANAM MANASA - Andhra Pradesh
  • NEET AI Rank: 22 - LULU A - Kerala
  • NEET AI Rank: 24 - ISHITA GARG - Punjab
  • NEET AI Rank: 31 - CHINMAYI KOTHARI - Rajasthan

NEET Toppers List

  • NEET 2019 topper - Soyeb Aftab
  • NEET 2019 topper - Nalin Khandelwal
  • NEET 2018 topper - Kalpana Kumari
  • NEET 2017 topper - Navdeep Singh

NEET Topper 2019 List

All India RankNameMarks

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NEET Topper 2018 List

All India RankNameMarks
1Kalpana Kumari 691
2 Rohan Purohit 690
3 Himanshu Sharma 690
4 Aarosh Dhamija 686
5 Prince Choudhary 686
6 Varun Muppidi 685
7 Agrawal Krishna Ashish 685
8 Ankadala Anirudh Babu 680
9 Madhvan Gupta 680
10 Ramneek Kaur Mahal 680

NEET Topper 2017 List

  1. 1. Navdeep Singh - 697
  2. 2. Archit Gupta - 695
  3. 3. Manish Mulchanadani - 695
  4. 4. Sankeerth Sadananda - 692
  5. 5. Dogra Abhishek Veerendra - 691
  6. 6. Deric Joseph - 691
  7. 7. Kanishh Tayal - 691
  8. 8. Nikita Goyal - 690
  9. 9. Aryan Raj Singh - 690
  10. 10. Tanish Bansal - 686

NEET Topper Interview

The NTA has released the detailed list of NEET 2020 toppers along with NEET result. Soyeb Aftab and Akanksha Singh have topped the NEET 2020 exam.

Soyeb Aftab said, "There is no doctor in my family, so I didn't expect this. I had hoped to make it to top 100 or top 50 but I never expected to score 720/720. The exam was being postponed, so there was a lot of pressure. But the goal was to stay calm & utilise time"

Allen Career Institute Topper

One amongst pioneers in NEET coaching institutes, Allen, has claimed that Soyeb Aftab from Kota's Allen is likely to top NEET 2020 examination. It mentioned that the students (Soyeb Aftab) have scored 720/720 as per NEET OMR sheet released by NTA.

Allen Career Institute tweeted, "Proud to announce that our 2 Years Classroom Course Student #SoyebAftab is scoring 720/720 Marks in #NEET2020 as per his OMR & Recorded responses released by NTA. The History Once Again has been Made by One and Only ALLEN Student! #ALLENHaitohmumkinhai #ALLENkota #deshkicoaching"

Earlier, NTA had uploaded the NEET OMR sheets on October 5. NTA releases OMR response sheet to get a rough idea of scores based on the answer key.

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