Mumbai, June 15: Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan — all set to play a mathematician in the much-awaited biopic “Super 30” — is planning to host a party for 26 students of Anand Kumar’s Super 30 academy who cracked the JEE-Advanced 2018. Hrithik said in a statement: “In the process of shooting for ‘Super 30’, I have got a fair understanding of how tough these exams are. Kudos to the students and their great mentor, Anand Kumar.  The party is just a small way to meet and personally congratulate them. I wish them greater heights in life, in whatever they do.” Also Read - Arbaaz Khan's GF Georgia Andriani is a Hotmess Riding a Camel in White Swimsuit - Video

On June 23 evening, Hrithik will host the party and looks forward to spending some time with them. Onirjit Goswami, Suraj Kumar, Yash Kumar and Suryakant Das are a few of the students expected to be present. Also Read - Nora Fatehi Looks Like a Million Bucks in Multi-Coloured Co-Ord Set, See VIRAL Photos

Anand Kumar established the Super 30 programme in Patna in 2002 to coach economically backward students for IIT-JEE, the entrance examination for the Indian Institutes of Technology. Also Read - Sohum Shah Gains 12 Kgs to Play The Role of Lalu Prasad Yadav in Web-Series - All About His Transformation

Every year, his institute, Ramanujan School of Mathematics, conducts a test to select the top 30 students to groom them for the entrance exam. This will be the first time that Hrithik will be seen playing the role of a real-life character. Helmed by Vikas Bahl, ‘Super 30’ is slated to release on January 25, 2019.

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