The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) declared the Higher Secondary (Class 12) exam results on June 10 with a record 88.44 percent candidates passing the exam. Students who appeared for these exams can check their results on the official websites wbchse.nic.in and wbresults.nic.in.
This year, a total of 7,44,655 students had enrolled, out of which 7,20,862 students (96.8 per cent) appeared in the examination. A total of 6,36,875 students (88.44 per cent) passed the exam.
The pass percentage among male students is 90.19 per cent while for female students it is 86.58 per cent. A total of 4,97,809 students secured 60 percentile and above.
Adisha Deb Sharma from Dinahata Soni Debi Jain High School in Cooch Behar district in north Bengal topped the exam after scoring 498 marks out of total 500 (99.6 per cent).
Sayandeep Samanta from Jalchak Nateswari Netaji Vidyayatan in West Midnapore district came second after scoring 497 marks (99.4 per cent).
Four students came third after scoring 496 marks (99.2 per cent). They are Rohin Sen from Patha Bhawan in Kolkata, Soham Das from Hooghly Collegiate School in Hooghly district, Avik Das from Katwa Kashiram Das Institution in East Burdwan district and Parichay Pari Jalchak Nateswari Netaji Vidyayatan in West Midnapore district.
Districts which recorded over 90 per cent pass percentage are East Midnapore, West Midnapore, Jhargram, Purulia, Kalimpong, South 24 Parganas and Bankura.
The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) president Chiranjib Bhattacharya during a news conference announced the class 12 state board result. “The HS results have been declared in 44 days after concluding the exam. In 2023, the HS exam will be held between March 14 and 27. The exam will be held on full syllabus and they will be held in external exam centres and not in home venues which were the same this year,” said Bhattacharya.