The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the results of Class 12 examination on Thursday, May 2, 2019. The students can check the results through the official websites cbse.nic.in, cbseresults.nic.in and results.nic.in. Around 13 lakh students appeared for the CBSE Class 12 examination. The results have been announced within 28 days of the last date of the examination. The Class 12 examination began on February 16, earlier than previous years.
Girls outshone boys in the CBSE class 12 examination, the results of which were declared on Thursday way ahead of schedule, with Thiruvananthapuram region recording the highest pass percentage. “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,” a senior board officials said.
This year the total pass percentage for CBSE 12th result is 83.4%
Hansika Shukla (Meerut, Ghaziabad), Karishma Arora (Muzaffarnagar, Uttar
Pradesh), Gaurangi Chawla from Nirmal
Ashram Deepmala Public School Rishikesh finished at the second position.
The board’s Thiruvananthapuram region has the highest pass percentage at 98.20 followed by Chennai at 92.93 per cent and then Delhi at 91.87 per cent. The pass percentage in Delhi has improved from last year’s 89 per cent.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s son Pulkit Kejriwal has secured 96.4 per cent in the CBSE Class 12 exam, results of which were announced Thursday. Pulkit studied at a private school in Noida, a government official said.
~ Preksha Mishra