New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday declared the results of Class 12 board examinations.
A total of 11,86,306 candidates registered for the Class 12 examination that were held at 4,138 centres in India and 71 centres outside the country. Students can check their results on the official websites of the board: www.cbseresults.nic.in, www.cbse.nic.in and www.results.nic.in after they are released.
Meghna Srivastava, from Ghaziabad, has topped the exams with 499 marks out of 500. Anoushka Chandra with 498 out of 500 marks is the second all India topper. Seven students with 497 out of 500 marks are on third position.
CBSE Class 12 pass percentage this year is 83.01%, nearly 1 percentage point up from 82.02% in 2017.Overall pass percentage is 83.01% & the top three regions are Trivandrum (97.32%), Chennai (93.87%) and Delhi (89%).
The board exams were marred by controversy this year with incidents of leak of class 10 Mathematics paper and Class 12 Economics paper over social media being reported from different parts of the country, including the national Capital.