The results of the 10th Standard public examinations have been released today (Wednesday, 23rd May).
The State Minister of Education, K. A. Sengottaiyan, released some of the details to the press reporters. This year, 94.5% of the candidates who wrote the 10th Standard Public Examinations have passed. Last year, the success percentage was 94.4%. Thus, this year, the percentage success has gone up by 0.1%.
As usual, girl students have been more successful than the boys this year as well. The percentage success for the girl students is 96.4 whereas the same is 92.5% for the boys.
5456 government schools have scored 100% success. Out of the 9.5 Lakhs students who wrote the examinations, 8.97 Lakhs have passed.