As the results for Class 12 were declared on Wednesday, girls in Tamil Nadu faired better than the boys, with pass percentage of girls being 94.1 percent in comparison to boys whose pass percentage was 87.7 percent.
Meanwhile, the overall pass percentage of Class 12 examination, conducted in February – March 2018, in Tamil Nadu was 91.1 percent.
School Education Minister K A Senottaiyan announced the Tamil Nadu class 12 results, released by the Directorate of Government Examinations Tamil Nadu.
The assessment of the answer sheets was done in April 2018.
Virudhnagar registered the highest pass percentage of 97 percent, followed by Erode with a pass percentage of 96.3 percent in class 12 examinations in Tamil Nadu. 898763 students appeared for the class 12 examination in Tamil Nadu.
Directorate of Government Examinations, Tamil Nadu will not release the list of the toppers in in class 12 results. K. A. Senottaiyan said, “CBSE is already following this, and why because other students who get even one mark less (than the rank holders) face severe stress. The practice of announcing the first three rank holders at the state and district level is being done away with.”
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