Updated: May 26, 2020 6:14:15 pm
Bihar Board BSEB 10th Result 2020 Date: After the long wait the Bihar Board (BSEB) announced the result of matric or class 10 examination today. The board release mentioned that the results will be released on Tuesday, May 26 at 12:30 pm. Students can check their results at bsebonline.in However, due to the heavy traffic, some students are complaining that the websites are not working. Last year, the result link was not activated till 24 hours of the declaration of the result and the board had hence faced criticism.
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Himanshu Raj has topped the exam with 481 marks out of 96.20 per cent. A close second is Durgesh Kumar with 480 marks. The third rank is jointly held by Shubham Kumar, Rajveer, and the female topper Juli Kumari with 478 marks. The overall pass percentage is 80.59 per cent, a slight dip from last year.
As many as 4.03 lakh candidates have obtained first division, a majority of candidates – as many as 5.24 lakh – have got second division and 2.75 have passed with third division. As per the board, a total of 2,89,692 candidates failed the exam while the result of four students is pending.
The Board claims to have conducted the evaluation process across 1,368 centres between February 17 to February 24.
In an earlier conversation with indianexpress.com, the BSEB had informed that the result will be announced in May itself, however, the exact dates are not announced yet. Once released, the result will be available at biharboardonline.bihar.gov.in, onlinebseb.in, bsebresult.online, bsebonline.org, biharboard.online. Over 15.29 lakh candidates have appeared for the Bihar Board matric exam.
While declaring the Bihar Board class 12 result, the board claimed to have evaluated 73 lakh answer booklets and 73 lakh OMR sheets within 25 days. The Board claims to have implemented a new software which was developed internally to ensure a smooth evaluation of the exams. The software had increased the speed of processing the result by 16 per cent as compared to last year. The same software was used for class 10 evaluation too which concluded recently.
Last year, over 16.35 lakh students appeared for Bihar Board matric exams of which 80.73 per cent cleared the same. Sawan Raj Bharti had topped the exam with 97.2 per cent marks. Out of 18, a total of 17 students are from the same school — Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya.
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