West Bengal Board WBCHSE HS 12th Result 2019 Date and Time: The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Examination (WBCHSE) has declared the results of Class 12 examination on May 27 (Monday). The pass percentage this year stood at 86.29 per cent which is almost a three per cent increase than last year (83.75 per cent).
“This is for the first time in the history of higher secondary examination that 137 students have found a place in the top ten merit list,” said WBCHSE president Mohua Das while announcing the results.
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Sovan Mondal from Birbhum and Rajarshee Barman from Cooch Behar stood first after scoring 498 out of total 500 marks (99.60 per cent). Six students came joint second with 496 marks (99.20 per cent). Out of 137 students in the merit list, 37 are female students.
The students can check the results through the official websites- wbchse.nic.in, wbresults.nic.in and wb.allresults.nic.in. “The Uchha Madhyamik results will be declared in a record 78 days on Monday, May 27, 2019.”
The result will also be available via SMS. Candidates have to type SMS- (WB12Roll number and send it to 5676750) or (WB12 Roll number and send it to 58888).
This year, around 8.05 lakh students had appeared in the Uchha Madhyamik examinations that was concluded on March 13, 2019. A total of 12 candidates were caught with mobile during the board examinations, following which their entire examinations were cancelled.
Last year, Granthan Sengupta from Jalpaiguri Zilla School topped the exam scoring 496 marks out of 500 (99.2 per cent) to become the first student from the Arts stream to top the exam in five years. A total of 83.75 per cent students cleared the Higher Secondary examination successfully last year that was declared on June 8, 2018.