5 students from city in State merit list

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 15 May 2018 10:52:24


Staff Reporter

Five outstanding students secured positions in state merit list of High School Examination 2017-18. Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPBSE) declared high school and higher secondary results, on Monday.Higher secondary school result of Jabalpur division was 71.10 percent, while high school result has been registered upto 67.91 percent. It may be noted that previous year (2016-17), higher secondary school result was 67.45 percent, while high school result had disappointed the students and Education Department as only 40.89 percent students passed the examination.

Girls maintained their dominance by registering 73.16 percent in higher secondary, while 68.79 boys passed the examination. Similarly, 70.51 percent girls passed in high school examination against boys’ passing percentage of 65.07 percent.It may be mentioned that a total of 96,469 students, including 45,396 boys and 51,071 girls, appeared in the higher secondary examination in regular and private categories in the division and total 68,565 students, including 31,219 boys and 37,346 girls, passed. A total of 38,753 students, including 16,838 boys and 21,915 girls, passed in first division, while (Contd on page 4)