CBSE Class X results declared, Trivandrum region tops in pass percentage

Saturday, Jun 3, 2017,13:09 IST By metrovaartha A A A

New Delhi | CBSE Class X results for Allahabad, Chennai, Delhi, Dehradun and Trivandrum regions declared. Students are able to check their scores now at www.cbseresults.nic.in, www.cbse.nic.in websites.
The pass percentage of the CBSE Class X exam has fallen to 90.95 per cent from 96.21 per cent last year, registering a dip of over 5 per cent, officials said today. Trivandrum region has highest pass percentage at 99.85, followed by Madras at 99.62 and Allahabad at 98.23 per cent.
The other four regions are Allahabad, Chennai, Dehradun and Trivandrum.
The results for other regions will be announced soon, a senior official said.
Anxious students and parents had to wait for the results as the board’s website crashed half an hour before the result was scheduled to be declared due to heavy traffic.
A total of 16,67,573 candidates had appeared for the exam this year.
On May 28, the board had declared the results for class XII which had seen a dip of over one per cent in the pass percentage.