The results of the HSLC Examinations 2019 were declared today (May 15) with Meghashree Borah of Sankardev Shishu Bidya Niketan, Narayanpur in Lakhimpur district topping the examination securing 594 out of 600 marks (99%).
Chinmoy Hazarika of Don Bosco High School, Baghchung, Jorhat, and Pratyasha Medhi of St. Mary’s HS School, Guwahati, jointly secured the second rank securing 593 marks.
The third rank was also bagged jointly by two students — Afreen Ahmed of Christjyoti School, Nagaon, and Anushree Bhuyan of St. Mary’s HS School, Guwahati — secured 591 marks.
A total of 39 candidates figured in the list of ten rank holders, the Secondary Education Board of Assam (SEBA) that conducts the HSLC examinations, stated.
On the other hand, the overall pass percentage stood at 60.23, an increase from the 56.04% candidates that crossed the examinations last year.
A total of 3,36,203 candidates had appeared in the HSLC examinations 2019.
The pass percentage among boys was higher than girls in this year’s examinations. While 62.69% male candidates cleared the HSLC examinations this year, the pass percentage among girl students was 57.99%.