CBSE results for class 12th examinations have been  declared with the girls outscore boys with pass percentage of 87.56%.  This year, about 10,40,368 students have appeared for Class 12 exams across the country. This year  In the year 2014, total number of 10,29,874 students had appeared for class 12th examinations. While checking the CBSE class 12 results the candidates faced difficulty as the official website had crashed. This year the CBSE declared the results of all the regions together unlike the previous years. The pass percentage of girls was 87.57 as compared to boys’, which was 77.77 percent. Overall, Thiruvanathampuram region recorded the highest pass percentage of 95.41. The pass percentage in 2015 was 82 percent as compared to 82.70 in 2014. (READ: CBSE Class 12 Results 2015 declared: M. Gayatri, Maithali Mishra top CBSE class 12 results) Also Read - UPSC Recruitment 2021: Applications Invited for Various Posts, Here's How You Can Apply

The total number of candidates who took the CBSE Class 12 examination was 1,040,368, marking an increase of about 1.2 percent over that of last year. This year their was a lot of controversy regarding the class 12 results especially the Mathematics papers.  Expert committee was also formed regarding The board conducts final examinations  or All India Senior School Certificate Examination (AISSCE) for Class 10 and 12.  (READ: Website crashed; Students find it difficult to check Class XII results) Also Read - Beyond The Call Of Duty: Police Station in Aurangabad Holds English Classes For Slum Children

The post-result CBSE counselling session will begin from May 25 and continue till June 8. The sessions will start daily from 8am to 10pm. CBSE has introduced a “centralized access system” (CAS) similar to that of a call centre. For better accessibility and convenience, students can also dial a toll-free number- 1800 11 800 . (Read: Check CBSE results on smartphones) Also Read - Operation Smile: Indore Cop Turns Teacher For Slum Children Who Couldn't Attend Online Classes Due to Pandemic