The results of SSLC (Class 10) would be declared on May 19, announced by Karnataka Education Minister B.C. Nagesh on Friday.
About 8.73 lakh students in the state had taken up SSLC exams, This was the first time after the Covid pandemic that the exams were conducted in the normal pattern.
As many as 8,73,846 students – 4,52,732 boys and 4,21,110 girls students – were enrolled for the exams this academic year. Four students belonging to the third gender and 5,307 specially-abled children also took up exams. The state government had also set up helplines for the students.
The SSLC (Class 10) examinations were held from March 28 to April 11. CCTV cameras were installed in all examination centres. The education department conducted separate exams for all subjects similar to the pre-Covid pattern.
The students will have to obtain minimum passing marks this time. The government has made it clear that it won’t pass the students just like it did in the last two years against the backdrop of the Covid pandemic.