CBSE Class 10 Results: CBSE declared the class 10 results on Friday with a pass percentage of 93.12 per cent students, which is 1.28 percentage points lower than last year. The board has also announced that it will not publish the merit list to avoid “unhealthy competition”.
Officials said that the board has also decided to give first, second and third class on the basis of marks of the students.
Girls have once again outperformed boys with a pass percentage of 94.25. The pass percentage of boys was 92.27.
A senior board official said, “No merit list will be declared by CBSE to avoid unhealthy competition among students. However, the board will issue merit certificates to 0.1 per cent students who scored the highest marks in various subjects.”
Last year the pass percentage was 94.40.
More than 1.34 lakh students have been placed in the compartment category.