Maaz Farooqui has achieved an aggregate of 98% in CBSE examination held in the year 2016. He is a student of DPS School in Noida, Delhi.
Maaz is the son of Saad Farooqui and grandson of well know figure Abul Fazal Farooqui who established the Abul Fazal Enclave colony on the banks of Jamana river in Okhla near Jamia Millia Islamiah, New Delhi. He has also established Noida Apartments in Noida.
Maaz gave credit for his success to his grandfather, grandmother and his mother Nuwaira Farooqui.
Maaz was congratulated by notable personalities of Delhi for his outstanding achievement.
Meanwhile a Muslim boy, Sarfaraz Hussain of Guwahati topped in the High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) examination 2016 conducted by Board of Secondary Education in the Eastern Indian state of Assam obtaining 590 marks out of 600 (98.3%).