Odisha News Insight

Odisha Boy selected as Data Scientist at NASA

ONI Bureau:  Sumit Sahoo, a Class-IX student from Baripada town of Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district made the State and the Country proud as he has been selected as the data scientist at National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

As per report, 14-year-old boy had appeared for a NASA entrance test online and bagged second position at the state level while received first position at the all-India level. He later got second position at the international level on August 31.

The little scientist will get free education in the US and a job in NASA, after he clears matriculation examination with 61 percent or more.