Indore: CBSE result out: City schools improve on average

CBSE CBSE UGC NET results 2017

Raksha, a student of Amity International School Noida, scored 100 marks each in English, Economics and Political Science while as in Psychology and History, she scored 99 marks each.

Chandigarh's Bhoomi Sawant, a science student at DAV School, came in second, securing 497 marks (99.4 %). This year, the overall pass percentage was recorded at 82.02 %, showing a slight dip since last year, which recorded a 83.05% result.

According to the CBSE, a total of 10,76,761 students had registered for the Class XII examinations this year, out of which 8,37,229 students cleared the exam. The girls again outsmarted boys with a pass percentage of 81.50, only 67.80 percent of boys passed the examination. Results for all the 10 regions have been announced simultaneously by CBSE.

UGC NET Exam was conduct in three parts. Around 2,497 candidates were registered for the exam this year under the disability category.

Ajay K. Raj from St. Thomas Central School in Thiruvananthapuram topped in the differently abled category with 490 marks out of a maximum of 500 marks.

Raksha has set an example for others with her remarkable feat as getting high scores in the humanities stream is always considered to be tougher than in the science and commerce streams. The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations will also declare its class XII and class X results on Monday at 3pm.

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Even as schools from the towns and cities fared well, the performance of students from the rural and remote corners of the country remains a cause of concern, CBSE sources said. "I want to give entire credit to my parents, they supported me a lot", Bhumi told reporters in Sirsa, her maternal grandparents' home.

"I have been flooded with congratulatory messages". She is an arts student. The High Court quashed the Board's decision to do away with the moderation or grace marks policy stating that students who wrote the examination in March would have attempted it thinking there would be grace marks if the question turned out to be hard.

"Manish (Sisodia), you have made all those lakhs of volunteers proud who worked hard and sacrificed so much for Aam Aadmi Party movement", Kejriwal said. Aditya Jain and Mannat Luthra from the Commerce stream in Bhavan's Chandigarh stood third with 99.2%.

They expressed their passion to be an economist, a politician, an IAS officer and engineer respectively.

Now moving on to the "next chapter" in his life, Hariprasad said he owes full credit to his IHS teachers and parents, but now the next step is to make a decision as to which university to study at.

The results this year were delayed as the CBSE had proposed to scrap the moderation policy on April 25.

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