Srinagar: The number of students who had appeared in class 10 exams was 58293 of which 48429 students have been declared successful, JKBOSE sources said.
The results of the said class were declared on Thursday.
They said the pass percentage, 83% of the students has shown a considerable increase of seven per cent compared to last year.
However, the officials in the Board of School Education (BOSE) said that the toppers for the class 10th examinations will be announced after March exams.
It is worth to mention that following the uprising in the Valley, the government announced choice for class 10 and class 12 students to appear in examinations, as per their interest, in November 2016 or March 2017.
BOSE had made it clear that students who are interested to appear in full syllabus will be given an opportunity to appear in exams of both classes in March 2017.