SSLC results declared, two students share first rank
Tamil Nadu Board class 10th (SSLC) Results have been declared by the Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary Education today.
Two students in the state has shared the first rank in SSLC board exams in Tamil Nadu by scoring 499 out of 500.
Premsudha, a student SRV Excel Matriculation Higher Secondary school at Rasipuram, and Sivakumar R, a student of Noble Mat HSS, Periyavallikulam, have shared the top rank.
The overall pass percentage is 93.5. As many as 50 students scored 498 sharing the second rank and 224 students scored 497 sharing the third rank.
Students of Puduchery and Karaikal regions of Union Territory of Puducherry have scored an overall 92.42 percentage of passes.
Chief Education Officer S Ramalingam released the details of the results of the examination held in March this year.
Of the 17,752 students, who appeared for the examination from the two regions, a total of 16,407 students have come out successful.
Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary Education, was set up n 1910, It comes under the Department of Education, Government of Tamil Nadu. Following are the streams offered from and till the secondary (class 10) level: the SSLC (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) stream, the Anglo-Indian stream, the Oriental School Leaving Certificate (OSLC) stream and the Matriculation stream.