Report by OD bureau; Bhubaneswar: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today declared the result of class X examination in eastern region of India. As per the report Girls outshine boys in the eastern region. Pass percentage of the state remains at 99.48, better among the eastern region states like Chhattisgarh and West Bengal.
It should be noted that the CBSE class X results for the Delhi, Guwahati, Allahabad, Ajmer and Panchkula were announced on May 24.
Students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya have fared well as its 66.48 per cent aspirants scored more than 75 per cent mark. Private institutions followed the performance list of educational institutes of which 43.28 per cent students scored above 75 per cent mark. For Kendriya Vidyalaya, 41.76 per cent students have scored above 75 per cent mark.
The pass percentage has been an impressive 98.19. The overall pass figure is about two per cent higher than the 2012 results. The pass percentage of girls stood at 98.48 per cent as compared to 97.98 per cent in case of boys.
According to a CBSE statement, the pass percentage in Chennai region at 99.45 was the highest in the country.
A total of 11,79,182 candidates were registered for class X examination in 2012, an increase of about 11 per cent over 2012.