West Bengal 12th Result 2019 declared: Pass percentage improves to 86.29%

WBCHSE West Bengal 12th Result 2019: This year, around 8.05 lakh students had appeared in the Uchha Madhyamik examinations that were concluded on March 13, 2019. Representational Image

WBCHSE West Bengal 12th Result 2019: The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Examination (WBCHSE) has declared the results of class 12 examination on Monday, May 27, 2019. However, students will be able to view the score after 11 am on the official website. A total of 137 students are in the top 10 list.

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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.

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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.

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West Bengal Board will be releasing the result of class 12 examination on May 27, at 10 am. Students will be able to check the same at wbchse.nic.in and wbresults.nic.in. Apart from it, the results will be available at examresults.net, wbresults.nic.in, westbengalonline.in, exametc.com, indiaresults.com, schools9.com, jagranjosh.com, results.shiksha.com, westbengal.shiksha.com, knowyourresult.com, school.gradeup.com.

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WBCHSE HS result 2019: Results via SMS

Students will also be able to check their scores through cell phones. All they have to do is SMS (WB12<Space>Roll number and send it to 5676750) or (WB12<Space>Roll number and send it to 58888). Candidates can also get their results via SMS free by registering their roll number and mobile number on exametc.com.

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.