Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class 12th results on 2nd May 2019. Overall pass percentage this year is 83.4%
A total of 31,14,831 candidates were registered for both 10th and 12th out of which 12, 87, 359 had appeared for CBSE Class 12th board exam,  18, 27, 472 candidates for 10th exam
This year 12, 05,484 students appeared for the CBSE Class 12 examination, out of which 10, 05,427 passed. The overall pass percentage is 83.4, compared to last year’s 83.01.
17,693 students have scored above 95%,
94, 299 students have scored between 90-95 %
Girls have a pass percent of 88.70 while boys have a pass percent of 79.40
Top performing region is Trivandrum with 98.2 %, Chennai is the second top performing region with 92.93% followed by Delhi with 91.87%
Hansika Shukla of DPS Meerut road Ghaziabad and Karishma Arora SD Public school Muzaffarnagar Uttar Pradesh scored 499 out of 500 and emerged as toppers
Three girls secure Second position-Hansika Shukla and Karishma Arora topped the CBSE Class 12 results, three students share the second rank with a score of 498 out of 500. These are Gaurangi Chawala from Rishikesh, Aishwarya from Raebareli and Bhavya from Haryana’s Jind
There are 18 students at the third position who scored 497 out of 500. Out of the 18 students, 11 are girls.

CBSE Class 12 percentage on the rise since 2016

Year Pass percentage
2019 83.4
2018 83.04
2017 82.02

Central government-run Kendriya Vidyalayas recorded a success rate of 98.54 per cent and the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya chain of schools scored a 96.62 success rate

Hanshika CBSE topper 20019

Excerpt from Hansika Interview- When asked about how active she was on social media, Hansika said that she wasn’t very active on social media and whenever she got bored while studying, she would, instead, prefer to listen to music. “I never took any tuition but followed a disciplined routine on my own and cleared my concepts in the school itself,” she added.(www.indianexpress.com )

Ayushi Upadhyay

Ayushi Upadhyay, (Lucknow) who secured third rank in CBSE Class 12 examination- I studied all through the year and used to get all my doubts cleared from my teacher,” said a jubilant Ayushi, a student of the Lucknow Public School (South City).— “I stayed away from social media and focussed on my studies. I do not have a Facebook account,” she said. (https://www.hindustantimes.com)