Updated: July 15, 2020 7:18:56 pm
West Bengal WBBSE Madhyamik 10th Result 2020: Results of around 10.15 lakh students who had appeared in the Madhyamik or class 10 examination were declared on Wednesday, July 15. The students will get their results after 10 am at the websites- wbbse.org and wbresults.nic.in.
Of the total number of Madhyamik candidates, 86.34% emerged successful. The pass percentage this year is an all-time high for Madhyamik examination, in which boys have outprerformed girls with 89.87 per cent. The pass percentage of girls is 83.48 per cent. Last year, the pass percentage was 86.07 per cent East Midnapore topped among the districts in Bengal with a pass percentage of 96.59, followed by West Midnapore (92.16 per cent). The pass percentage in Kolkata stands at 91.07.
Aritra Pal from Memari in East Burdwan district clinched the first position in the state scoring 694 out of total 700 marks (99.14 per cent). Sayantan Garai from Bankura district and Abhik Das from East Burdwan district secured the second rank with 693 marks. Soumya Pathak from Bankura district, Debasmita Mahapatra from East Midnapore district and Aritra Maity from North 24 Parganas district jointly stood third securing 690 out of 700.
The marksheets of the candidates will be sent to the schools and camp offices and the students can collect them from July 22.
The board secondary examination was not affected due to COVID-19, as it was concluded on February 27, but the pandemic affected the result declaration process which was delayed from its scheduled time. Last year, the result was announced on May 21.
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This year, there was a significant rise in female students compared to previous years. Of the total appeared, 576,009 students are female and 439,879 are male.
WBBSE 10th Result 2020: How to check
How to check at indianexpress.com
Students can also get themselves registered here at indianexpress.com for the same. To complete the registration one needs to fill the box below by providing their respective roll number, name, mobile number and mail id.
How to check results at wbbse.org, wbresults.nic.in
Step 1: Visit the official website, wbbse.org
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the notification for the class 10 results
Step 3: Fill in your roll number in the fields provided and submit it
Step 4: Download your results and take a print out for further reference.
West Bengal Madhyamik 10th result 2020: How to check via SMS
Candidates can check their result via SMS also. They have to type WB<space>10, followed by the roll number and send it to 54242/56263/58888.
In May, West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee had said the board would take a call on deciding on the date of publication of results after normalcy is restored and lockdown is lifted.
The WBSSE recorded its highest ever pass percentage after 86.07 per cent students were declared successful in 2019. Sougata Das from Mohammad Deshapran Vidyapith in East Midnapore district had then emerged as the leading scorer, fetching a record 694 out of 700 marks (99.94 per cent). To pass the WBBSE exams, it is mandatory that students pass all subjects with a minimum of 25 per cent.
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