New Delhi: Out of 11 lakh students who took the CBSE Class 12th exam in February-March, Meghna Srivatsava from Uttar Pradesh has emerged as the topper by securing 99.8 per cent. Anoushka Chandra has secured the second position in CBSE Class 12th Exam Result 2018 by securing 498 marks.
The overall pass percentage stands at 83.01. The pass percentage has increased by 1% in comparison to 2017.
12737 students have secured more than 95% and 72569 students have scored more than 90%. 8.3% (91818) of the candidates have been placed in Compartment.
A total of 9 students have secured the first three positions. Meghna Srivatsava has secured the first position followed by Anoushka Chandra from Ghaziabad. Last year the topper was Raksha Gopal. She had secured 99.6%. Seven students have been placed in the third position by scoring 497 marks out of 500.
Vijay Ganesh has topped the exam in differently-abled category by securing 492 marks out of 500.
Thiruvananthapuram has recorded the highest pass percentage (97.32%) followed by Chennai (93.87%) and Delhi. The pass percentage of Delhi region is 89%; increased by 0.7% since last year.
The pass percentage in JNV and KV schools is 97.07 and 97.78 per cent, respectively. In government aided schools, the pass percentage is 84.48%. The pass percentage in foreign schools is 94.94.
Girls have performed better than boys. The overall pass percentage is 88.31 for girls and for boys, it is 78.99.
The results are available on cbseresults.nic.in, cbse.nic.in, results.nic.in, Microsoft Bing, Google and Microsoft SMS Organizer.
Students can check their result on these websites using their Roll Number, School Number and Centre Number.
The Post-Result CBSE Counselling began today and it will continue till June 9, from 8 AM to 10 PM on all days, said a statement from the Board.