JAMMU, DEC 29: J&K State Board of School Education (JKBOSE) today declared the result of 10th Class annual examination for Kashmir division within a record time of 45 days with a huge improvement of pass percentageat 75.44 against 62.94% last year.
According to VineetaPandita, Chairperson, JKBOSE, out of 55472 students, who had appeared in the said examination this year, 38939 have qualified the same with boys outshining girls with a pass percentage of 76.41 and 74.40 respectively.
Among the districts, Pulwama stands out in overall pass percentage at 84.50%, followed by Shopian at 83%, Srinagar at 81.90%, Kulgam 80.50%, Anantnag 78%, Baramulla 74.84%, Ganderbal 73.16%, Budgam 72.79%, Kupwara 62.92% and Bandipora 62.26%.
The Government Schools have recorded an impressive pass percentage of 63.71 with 16621 students out of 26089 having qualified the examination from these schools against the pass percentage of 46.70 last year.
As per the result analysis provided by JKBOSE, government schools have shown an inspiring improvement of 17.01% in the results this year as compared to last year while the private schools have shown an improvement of 1.90%.
Among the Government schools, Pulwama has again taken the lead with the government schools of the district recording a pass percentage of 76.94 followed by Kulgam at 74.96%, Shopian at 74.67%, Anantnag at 67.93%, Srinagar 65.52%, Baramulla 64.27%, Budgam 63.38%, Ganderbal 62.62%, Bandipora 58.14% and Kupwara 54.01%.
Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Secretary School Education,Ajeet Kumar Sahu, Chairperson JKBOSE Prof Veena Pandita, Director School Education Kashmir, Dr GN Itoo and other senior officers of the Department have congratulated the successful candidates and also appreciated the efforts of the teachers working in the Department for their sincere efforts resulting in remarkable increase in the pass percentage of Government schools.