Vikash Sharma

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced tentative date for the conduct of the 2023 board examination for class 12 students.

In a release, CBSE has stated, “In the light of lessing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic across the globe, the Board has decided to conduct the 2023 examinations from 15th of February 2023.”

It is pertinent to mention here that school education across the country was adversely affected due to the spread of Covid-19 since 2020. Under the special circumstances, the CBSE had declared the results of class 10 and 12 in 2020 and 2021 as per a special tabulation policy approved by the Supreme Court of India.

Subsequently, the CBSE decided to conduct the 2022 examinations in two terms- Term 1 and Term 2- keeping in mind the continuation of the pandemic situation and its impact on studies of studies.

On Friday, the CBSE announced the much awaited board examination results of Class 10 and 12 examinations. The overall pass percentage in class 12 examinations this year is 92.71% against the 99.37 pass percentage registered in 2021.

Trivandrum region recorded the highest pass percentage of 98.83% followed by Bengaluru (98.16 %) and Chennai (97.79%). The overall pass percentage in Bhubaneswar region stood at 90.37%.

Similarly, the overall pass percentage in Class 10 stood at 94 per cent this year.