New Delhi, May 20 UNI | 2 months ago

Introduction of On-Screen Marking has helped Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declare results early for this year's Senior Secondary School examination (Class X).

A CBSE official said girls have done better in comparison to boys in the Class X results.

Percentage of girls qualified for admission in higher classes is 99.06 as compared to that of boys which is 98.74, the official said.

In total 1,327,250 candidates were registered for class X examination this year, an increase of about 5.51 per cent over that of last year, the official said.

Percentage of candidates qualified for admission in Higher Classes in 2014 is 98.87 as compared to 98.76 in 2013, the official said.

Today, the CBSE declared Class X results for Allahabad, Ajmer, Bhubaneshwar, Delhi, Patna, Guwahati, Panchkula and Dehradun regions.

CBSE yesterday announced Class X results for Chennai and Thiruvananthapuram regions, the official said.

Overall percentage of candidates qualified for admission in higher classes in Thiruvananthapuram Region is 99.96 which is the highest as compared to other regions, the official added.

(Posted on 21-05-2014)