Girls trump boys in Class 10 CBSE exams

  • HT Correspondent and agencies, Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
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  • Updated: May 21, 2014 01:19 IST

Girls have again outshone boys both in pass percentage and securing perfect CGPA in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 10 examinations results declared on Tuesday.  

As per the official record of the board, a total of 23,058 students from Chandigarh, Panchkula and Mohali appeared in the exams in March 2014, out of which 13,106 were boys and 9,754 were girls. Despite less in numbers, 99.43% girls cleared the exam as compared to pass percentage of 98.93% in case of boys. Overall pass percentage in tricity remained 99.14%.

The National Capital laggedbehind other regions in CBSE Class X results declared today, posting a pass percentage of 98.31 per cent as against Thiruvanthapuram region which topped the country with a pass percentage of 99.96%.

Delhi stood eighth out of a total of 10 CBSE regions, where 98.81% girls and 97.88% of boys passed in the exam.

Delhi had registered a pass percentage of 98.40% last year.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class X results for Panchkula region, including Haryana, Union Territory of Chandigarh, Punjab, Jammu &Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh at 4pm on Tuesday.

Five schools who topped in the tricity 

1 Satluj Public School, Sector 4, Panchkula

2 Bhavan Vidyalaya, Sector 15, Panchkula

3 Sacred Heart, Sector 26, Chandigarh

4 St John's, Sector 26, Chandigarh

5 Bhavan Vidyalaya, Sector 27, Chandigarh
According the CBSE officials, the Board had declared the Class X results for Chennai and Thiruvananthapuram regions on Monday, while results for rest of the regions (six) were declared on Tuesday evening.
CBSE has made special arrangements for quick access of results by individuals as well as schools through the following modes:
Results on internet
The schools can get entire school's results by giving their school code and email-id by registering themselves on which result is required on the following websites:,,

Students in Amritsar celebrate their success after the announcement of CBSE class X results. (PTI photo)

Results through IVRS (Interactive Voice Response System)
Board would be disseminating its results through IVRS also. Rates for IVRS per roll no. will be Rs. 0.30 per minute.

The telephone numbers of NIC and other organisation through which results can be had through IVRS are as follows:- (a) National Informatics Centre : Telephone Number(s) 24300699 - for local subscribers in Delhi and 011 — 24300699 - for subscribers in other parts of the country (b) MTNL : Telephone Number(S) 28127030 for local subscribers in Delhi  and 1 011 -28127030 for subscribers in other parts of the country.
Others : 1255536 for BSNL subscribers (Outside Delhi — Landline & Mobile)
Results through SMS
Rates for SMS for registration & communication of result per roll no. will be Rs.1.
SMS Covered Operators
CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 57766 BSNL
CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 58888111 Tata Docomo
CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 58888111 Aircel
CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 5207011 Airtel

CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 9212357123, 7738299899 NIC
CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 58888111 Vodafone
CBSE10 roll no Send SMS to 58888111 Reliance

Students of a school in a jubilant mood after the declaration of CBSE class X results in Patiala. (PTI photo)


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