Gurugram, March 6 : Gaurika Bishnoi opened up a two-shot lead despite a bogey finish in the first round of the sixth leg of the Womens Pro Golf Tour, here on Wednesday.
Gaurika looking for her first win this season has been close to winning when she finished runner-up in the fourth leg and third in the third leg.
Smriti Mehra, Siddhi Kapoor and Gursimar Badwal are all tied for second at two-over 74, while rookie Ananya Datar and experienced Neha Tripathi are tied-fifth with three-over 75 each.
Gaurika had a flying start with birdies on first a, deemed an Institution of Eminence by the government of India, made into the list of top 100 institutions ranked in the Global University Employability Ranking for the year 2018. The ranking lists 150 institutes on employability based on a survey done with 7,000 major businesses from around the world.
The institute refused to divulge the details of the package on the grounds that doing so may have the affect of "devaluing national placements over international placements as well as core jobs over finance and consulting jobs".
"News centred around high packages creates a peer pressure on the students, so we have a policy to not disclose the salary amounts. It also contravenes the companies' policies, which may not want to share pay packages they may be giving to the recruits," Anishya Madan, Industry Liaison Officer, IIT Delhi, told IANS.
The placement season for the batch graduating in 2019 at IIT Delhi commenced in August 2018 and it will conclude on May 31.