CBSE Announces Class 12 Board Results, Girls in Top 5 Spots
The results are available on CBSE website cbse.nic.in.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday, 2 May declared the Class 12 results for all the regions. Two girls, Hansika Shukla and Karishma Arora, scored 499 out of 500 marks.
According to CBSE, the top performing region was Trivandrum with a pass percentage of 98.2 percent. The results are available on the board’s website cbse.nic.in.
Girls have a pass percentage of 88.70 which is 9 percentage points more than that of boys' 79.40 per cent. Transgenders have a pass percentage of 83.3 per cent.
In a first, the CBSE announced the class 12 results way ahead of schedule following a Delhi High Court order to complete the process before the undergraduate admissions begin.
- Around 13 lakh students appeared for the examination
- There has been an overall increase of 0.39 percent in the pass percentage in 2019
- HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar took to Twitter to congratulate the students
Hansika Shukla, Karishma Arora Top With 99.8%
DPS Ghaziabad’s Hansika Shukla and SVM Muzaffarnagar’s Karishma Arora top with 99.8 percent.
Girls Outperform Boys Once Again
Two girls, Karishma Arora and Hansika Shukla, have scored 98.8 percent marks in Class 12 boards.
88.7 percent girls have qualified in the exam, while 79.4 percent boys have passed.
Top Performing Region: Trivandrum
According to CBSE, Trivandrum is the top performing region with a pass percentage of 98.2 percent. Chennai has a pass percentage of 29.93 percent while Delhi has 91.87 percent of pass percentage.
HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar Congratulates Topper
Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar congratulated Hansika Shukla was securing the first position in the Class 12 examination.
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