Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, May 20:
About 99.31% of students from Odisha cleared the annual Class X examination the results of which were announced by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) this afternoon.
Stating that the students had done exceedingly well in the examinations, Anand Singh Burma, Director (CBSE), Regional Branch, Bhubaneswar, said the overall pass percent in the Bhubaneswar region was 99.31 percent.
He also informed that out of a total of 3403 students from Bhubaneswar, 3401 have cleared the examinations with a pass percent of 99.94.
“They can also know the results through IVRS by dialling 011-24300599, 011-28127030 and 1155536 (for BSNL subscribers, outside Delhi) or via SMS by sending SMS with their roll numbers to 57766 (for BSNL), 58888111 (for Tata Docomo), 58888111 (for Aircel and other numbers)”, he added.
Out of a total of 13,28,970 students who appeared for the Class 10 Board Exams in the country, 6,03,064 were boys and 4,26,810 were girls.
The pass percentage of girls and boys was 99.06 and 98.74 respectively.