CBSE class 12 results 2017 have been announced. Raksha Gopal from Art streams and a student of Amity International school, has topped the CBSE class 12 exams 2017 with 99.6%. Last year, Delhi girl Sukriti Gupta of Montfort School had been declared CBSE topper 2016
Bhumi Sawant De from DAV Chandigarh is second with 99.4% and Aditya Jain from Bhawan Vidyalaya Chandigarh stands third with 99.2%, ANI reported. The break up of marks acquired by each of them has not been revealed as yet.
All India pass percentage is 82 percent as compared to 83 last year. At least 11 lakh students had appeared for the class 12th exams that were conducted between March 9 and April 29. The results have been made available on the boards’ official website. Students also have the option to check their results via SMS.
Raksha Gopal of Amity International School Noida tops with 99.6% #CBSEclassXII
— ANI (@ANI_news) May 28, 2017
With the results announced, the students will now frantically start applying for the number of undergraduate courses available across the country and abroad. The CBSE class 12 results found itself embroiled in a controversy after it was reported that the results might get delayed further after the Delhi High Court had ordered the CBSE to continue the moderation policy. It was being speculated the board might approach the Supreme Court further delaying the results.
However, HRD minister Prakash Javadekar affirmed that the students need not worry about the court’s order and that the results will be declared on time. Following which, the board announced that the results will be out on May 28.