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UP Board results 2019: Yogi, Priyanka take to twitter to congratulate successful students

Gautam Raghuvanshi of Onkareshwar SVN Inter College, Jawhahar Nagar, Kanpur, tops UP Board high school exam.

education Updated: Apr 27, 2019 15:27 IST
Rajeev Mullick
Rajeev Mullick
Hindustan Times, Lucknow
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Gautam Raghuvanshi of Onkareshwar SVN Inter College, Jawhahar Nagar, Kanpur, tops UP Board high school exam, the results for which were declared on Friday. (Gautam with his parents in the picture.)(Handout image)

Politicians on Saturday extended congratulations and well wishes to the successful candidates of UP Board high and intermediate examination, the result for which were declared on Saturday.

Chief minister Yogi Adityanath sent out out series of tweets congratulating all the successful students of UP Board exams. He said that students must understand that this is just the first stage and they will come across many such stages in life.

He congratulated top three rank holder of UP board high school exams : Gautam Raghuvanshi of Kanpur, Shivam and Tanuja of Barabanki while and wished luck to intermediate toppers Tanu Tomar of Bagapat, Bhagya Shree Upadhyay of Gonda and Akanksha Shukla of Prayagraj.

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, general secretary, Indian National Congress congratulated successful students of UP board examinations. She tweeted: Heartiest congratulation to successful candidates of UP Board examination. Her tweet reads; Best wishes for your brightfuture. She further said keep trying, those who try hard always scale new heights.

In high school exams this year, 31,92,587 candidates registered, 28,39,284 appeared and 22,73,304 students passed the examination. The total pass percentage in high school examination was 80.07%.

Of the total 28,39,284 students who appeared in the high school examination 15,17,984 were boys and 13,21,300 girls. Of these 11,63,735 boys and 11,09,569 girls passed the examination. The pass percentage of boys is 76.66% while that of girls is 83.98%, which is 7.32% more than boys.

In the intermediate examination this year, 26,03,169 students registered, 23,52,049 appeared and 16,47,919 candidates passed the examination. The pass percentage of regular students is 70.03% and for private students, the pass percentage was 71.31%. The overall pass percentage is 70.06%.

Of the total 23,52,049 students who appeared in the intermediate examination 12,47,375 were boys and 11,04,674 girls. Out of them, 8,03,330 boys and 8,44,589 girls passed the examination. The pass percentage of boys is 64.40% while that of girls is 76.46%, which is 12.06% more than boys.

The high school and intermediate examination started from February 7, 2019 while the high school exam concluded on February 28 and intermediate exam ended on March 2. The high school exams were held in 8354 examination centres while intermediate were held in 8291 exam centres.

The evaluation of the answersheets was carried out between March 8 to 25 at 230 centres.

First Published: Apr 27, 2019 15:25 IST