Patna (Bihar), Jun 07 (ANI): Questions were raised against The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) topper Kalpana Kumari's attendance. Kalpana also topped Bihar Class 12 board exams in Science stream. Commenting on the controversy over her attendance, Bihar Education Minister Krishna Nandan Prasad Verma said that there should be no controversy over it. "She has merit and she proved it by being NEET topper. She must be appreciated. There shouldn't be unnecessary controversy. All procedure was followed and only then she was allowed to take exam", said Education Minister Krishna Nandan Verma on Thursday.