Girls once again outperformed boys by achieving a pass percentage of 52.62 % as compared to the boys 45.71 % in the Haryana Board Class 10 results which were declared by the Board of Secondary Education, Haryana, on Sunday.
As many as 3,17,507 students appeared for the exam, out of which only 1,55,191 passed.
However, a marginal rise in the pass percentage was observed this year with 48.88% students passing the exam as compared to 45.84% last year.
The results can be checked at the official website of the board.
Rural students, with a pass percentage of 50.38%, outshone their urban counterparts whose pass percentage stood at 45.30%. Private schools performed better than government schools by 2.11 percentage points.
The trends in the districts this year were similar to the ones seen during the Class 12 results.
After claiming the top spot in the recently-declared Class 12 results, Sonepat district once again showed the best result with 69.84% students of the districts passing the exam.
The second spot was secured by Mahendragarh with a 63.79% pass percentage while Faridabad stood last, again, with only 34.47% students making the cut.
The Haryana government has decided to give free laptops to the top 500 students in Class 10.