Delhi Girls TOP in CBSE 2016
With a pass percentage of 88.58 per cent, girls once again outperformed boys in the CBSE Class XII Board examination, the results of which were declared today. Boys recorded a pass percentage of 78.85 per cent. Region-wise, South India has done better than others with the over all pass percentage of Thiruvanathapuram Region at 97.61 percent being the highest followed by Chennai which has a pass percentage of 92.63.
Delhi girl Sukriti Gupta, who aspires to be an engineer and study at IIT, has topped the CBSE Class XII board examination with 99.4 per cent.
Gupta, a student of Montfort School, Ashok Vihar, scored 497 marks out of 500. While she has scored a perfect 100 in Physics and Chemistry, she has got 99 marks each in English, Mathematics and Computer Science.
At second position was Palak Goel from Tagore Public School in Kurukshetra, Haryana with 496 marks. The third position was shared by Somy Uppal from St Theresa”s Convent School in Haryana”s Karnal and Ajish Sekar from PSBB Senior Secondary School, Chennai. They both scored 495 marks.