The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the results of class XII examinations today at 12 noon.
The girls have outdone the boys with pass percentage of 87.56%.
PM Modi took to Twitter to congratulate the young students
The results were uploaded on a number of websites including on www.results.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in, the board said.
Students would also be able to know their results through an Interactive Voice Response System (IVRS) by dialling 24300699 (Delhi), 011-24300699 (other parts of the country).
MTNL subscribers can call 28127030 (Delhi) and 011-28127030 (other parts).
Besides, students can also check their marks obtained through SMS (text message) services of certain mobile phone operators.
Officials said the results of class X would also be announced in a couple of days.
Last year, a total of 10,28,928 candidates had registered for class XII examination and the pass percentage across the country stood at 82.66 per cent.
The board, in its statement, added that post-result counselling would begin from tomorrow itself and continue till June 8, for which it has provided a toll-free number — 1800118004.