New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education, on Thursday, released the results of Class XII. The results for all the regions on the board’s official website cbse.nic.in and cbseresults.nic.in.
Girls beat boys in the pass percentage. Girl had a pass percentage of 88.70, while boys’ pass percentage was 79.40, which was 9 percentage points less than that of girls’. Transgenders had a pass percentage of 83.3 per cent.
Two girls – Hansika Shukla from Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad and Karishma Arora from Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar – have topped the exams scoring 499 marks each, with 84.3 per cent of the students who took the exam passing it.
According to CBSE, top performing region is Kerela’s Trivandrum with pass percentage of 98.2 per cent, in Chennai region the pass percentage is 92.93 percent and in Delhi region the pass percentage is 91.87 per cent.
Three students, Gaurangi Chawala from Rishikesh, Aishwarya from Rae Bareli and Bhavya from Haryana’s Jind, share the second rank with a score of 498 out of 500 each, while 18 students share the third rank.
In the year 2018, the overall pass percentage of students who appeared in the Class XII exam was 83 per cent.