Melvinder best all-round student at Penang university

Melvinder Singh, 23, (centre, seated) joining his mother Datuk Dr Marina David, 64, (right, seated) and father Dr Avtar Singh (seated, left), 68 and third brother Ashvinder Singh, 27, after graduating as a doctor during the RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus’ (RUMC) virtual conferring ceremony at his home in Sungai Ara, Penang. – Photo: CHAN BOON KAI / The Star
By Asia Samachar Team | MALAYSIA |

Melvinder Singh, hailing from a family with a string of medical practitioners, has emerged as the best all-round student for his holistic achievements in all domains as a medical student at a Penang-based university.

The 24-year old graduate also the Penang Medical Practitioner’s Society’s Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Book Prize, reported The Star.

He was one of the 92 graduates at the RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus’ (RUMC), formerly known as Penang Medical College.

Melvinder’s father and eldest brother are medical doctors while his mother and third brother are dentists, reported the Malaysian newspaper.



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