NAGPUR: Shrugging off its previous performances, Nagpur branch fared well this season to complete at fifth position among the nine branches in Maharashtra country plank Conventional XII results announced on Thursday. This past year, Nagpur had ended at the base while 2018 it had been second-last.
The branch, which has the dubious distinction of locating itself in the base of the table, ensured its very best performance in five years by procuring an impressive pass percentage of 91. 65%, a jump of 9. 14percent compared to last year and 4. 08percent over 2018. It is also the first time in last five decades the branch was able to cross the 90% obstruction, considered as merit marks. Formerly, it had crossed the barrier with 92. 11percent in 2015.
Gondia topped the branch for the second year in a row together with 94. 13percent pass percent, followed by Bhandara in its last years standing with 93. 58%. ) This past year, Gondia had a success rate of 87. 99percent while Bhandara was 84. 53%. ) Nagpur district is currently at third place with 92. 53%, that is a rise of 8. 21percent as compared to 2019. Wardha district continued its poor performance and rated last in the branch with 87. 40%. )
The biggest shock was that the backward district of Gadchiroli, that observed a major jump of nearly 20percent against this past year and seven. 66percent as compared to 2018. This past year, the Naxal affected district had procured a pass percentage of only 68. 80percent later board officials cracked down on instances of unfair ways with greater surveillance. It’s been faring in the base one of six districts in the branch since the previous few years.
Even repeaters have fared exceptionally well this season because their success rate jumped by 20. 46percent compared to last year. Their pass percentage was 42. 95percent against 22. 49percent in 2019.
A total of 1. 56 lakh new candidates appeared for the examinations of that 1. 43 lakh was able to clean it. One of them, the greatest 67,742 pupils from the science stream stuck the examination with 98. 08percent pass percent 49,784 stripped arts flow with 84. 61% achievement rate. The trade and Minimum Competency Vocational Course (MCVC) flows had success rates of 91. 70percent and 87. 47percent respectively.
Officials captured 147 pupils indulging in malpractices during examinations and through analysis 44 were found guilty of using unfair means.
Mature board officials in town office attributed the achievement to different consciousness drives it’d conducted, especially in the rural regions, to create the examinees conscious about not adopting unfair ways such as copying or impersonation.