The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the results of Class 10 board examination on Saturday at 2 pm.
Students can check their results on the board’s result website here.
It said that as per previous years, board would be disseminating its results through IVRS also. The telephone numbers of NIC and MTNL through which results can be accessed through IVRS are 24300699 or 28127030 - for local subscribers in Delhi, and 011 – 24300699 or 011 -28127030 - for subscribers in other parts of the country.
The result will not be available in the board premises and people are advised not to visit its office for collection of results.
This year, 14,99,122 students, including 8,92,685 boys and 6,06,437 girls, from 15,309 schools registered for CBSE Class 10 examination. The pass percentage of Class 10 students in 2015 was 97.32 last year.
Students who opted for board-based scheme appeared for the examination between March 1 and March 28. Those who opted for school-based examination took the papers from March 10 onwards.
Among the 10 regions of CBSE in the country, Delhi saw the highest number of student registrations in the examinations, followed by Panchkula and Ajmer regions at second and third places, respectively.
In the Delhi region, 2,91,371 students registered for Class 10 exams from 2,212 schools, excluding foreign schools. In Panchkula region, 2,26,353 Class 10 students were registered from 2,653 schools. In Ajmer region, 1,67,710 students registered from 1,917 schools.
The number of students, who registered for the examination in 2016, saw a jump from 2015 when 13,73,853 students registered, an increase of 9.12% this year.
There were 2,860 differently-abled students who registered this year. Depending on their abilities, the education board made special provisions to facilitate their appearance in the examination.
These provisions included granting extra time to students or allowing them to avail the help of a scribe or adult prompter.