66.64 pc pass HSC exams: 29,262 get GPA-5

On an average 66.64 percent of examinees passed
the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations-2018 held
under 10 education boards of the country this year.

Of them, a total of 29,262 candidates scored maximum grade point average
GPA-5 this year, the education ministry sources said today.

Among the examinees, 8,58,101 students have been successful in the HSC and
equivalent examinations.

A total of 12,88,757 students including 6,80884 females from 8,945
educational institutions appeared in this year’s HSC and equivalent
examinations

A total of 11, 83,686 examinees appeared in the HSC and equivalent
examinations last year.