Ghanu from Jodhpur became the Youngest CA in India when he cleared his CA Final Exams in 2011 at the age of 18. Ghanu's father Mr. O. P. Maheshwari is also a Chartered Accountant. Ghanu enrolled for the CA Course through the PCC route and did his articleship and appeared for PCC Exams simultaneously. The duration of Ca Course through the PCC Route is less than the duration through the current IPCC Route or the PE-II Route which was prevelant before the PCC Route Apart from academics, Ghanu is also good at Tennis which he has played at the National Level. PS: It should be noted that the is the youngest person to clear CA Final Exams. However, the minimum age to apply for Membership No. of ICAI is 21 years.