In a latest news in the Indian education sector Uttar Pradesh (UP) Secondary Education Board on Saturday declared class 10th (high school) results. According to reports from the authority out of 34 lakhs students 29 lakhs were declared passed constituting a total pass percentage of 87%.
As usual girls outperformed boys in the examination with a total pass percentage of 92%.The pass percentage of boys was reported to be 83% a sharp reduction of 9% comparatively. Some of the toppers who rocked the examination are Ashutosh Mishra, a student from Barabanki District of the state. Mishra emerged as the highest rank holder in the ladder and scored a pass percentage of 97%. Ashutosh was followed by Aradhana Shukla a student from Barabanki District; she stood second with a total pass percentage of 96.17%.
As many as 114 under trial who appeared in examination from jail, also cleared examinations. Like class 12th results, students of small towns and rural areas did better in class 10th as well. Pass percentage of Maharajganj was highest in comparison to all the districts. The lowest pass percentage was in Pilibhit. Lucknow was at 37th place. Total districts in the state are 75.
The results can be accessed through the official website at http://upresults.nic.in