Four students brought laurels to Barpeta district of Assam by securing a place in the top ten positions of the High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) Examination 2019, the results of which were declared at 9 am on Wednesday.
Two students of Barpeta Government Higher Secondary School- Rajashree Pathak and Avipsa Das- got the 6th position in the HSLC Exam 2019. They secured total marks of 588 out of 600.
A student of Pathsala Sikshapith Adarsha High School named Hirakjyoti Choudhury made his school proud by securing the 9th position in the HSLC Exam 2019. He got total marks of 585 out of 600.
Hirak Jyoti Choudhury, son of Nilamani Choudhury and Anita Choudhury from Pathsala, expressed happiness after securing a position in the HSLC examination. In future, he wants to become an administrative officer. He wants to pursue Higher Secondary course in Science at Pathsala.
He secured 585 marks (Adv. Maths-100, SS-94, G.Sc-100, G.Math-100, Eng-93 and in Assamese, he secured 98 marks.
Apart from these three students, another student of the district named Uddipta Kalita of Uttar Bajali High School secured the 10th position by getting total marks of 583 out of 600.
Barpeta district, like Kamrup Metro district of Assam, had managed to bag four positions in the HSLC exam this year.
A total of 342691 candidates took the HSLC examination this year and 202508 candidates passed the examination with an overall pass percentage of 60.23 per cent.