CBSE class 10th and 12th exams starts today, over 25 lakh students to appear

This year, over 25 lakh students has registered for the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams, around 6.3 per cent more than last year's total.

By: Express Web Desk | Published:March 1, 2016 11:13 am
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CBSE class 10th and 12th board exams have begun from today and will end on March 28 and April 22, respectively.

This year, over 25 lakh students has registered for the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams, around 6.3 per cent more than last year’s total.

Also read: CBSE Class 10th and 12th exams 2016: Datesheet released @cbse.nic.in

According to the data provided by CBSE, a total of 14,99,122 candidates has registered for the class 10th (both Board-based and school-based) exams as against 13,73,853 in 2015.

Similarly for class 12th Boards, 10,67,900 candidates have registered as against 10,40,368 in 2015.

Delhi (including foreign schools) and Panchkula have registered the highest number of candidates with Delhi on 2.9 lakh for class X and 2.7 lakh for class 12th board. Panchkula registered 2.2 lakh for class 10th and 1.7 for class 12th.

CBSE has also started counselling for students and parents. This year 76 principals, trained counsellors and psychologists will participate in tele-counselling to address exam-related psychological problems of the students.

Read: CBSE exams: Feel stressed? Call counsellors

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    Zayn Khan
    Mar 1, 2016 at 11:08 am
    Dear reporter, so and students *have registered. God bless your grammar 😑
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