Mumbai, Jun 7: The SSC (Class 10 board) results were announced in Maharashtra today, with 85 per cent girls and 82 per cent boys passing the examination. Overall, 83.48 per cent candidates cleared the examination.
Konkan region was ahead with 93.79 per cent, followed by Kolhapur with 90.36 per cent.
Mumbai came third with 88.92 per cent. Last in the last was Latur of Marathwada region with 73.75 per cent students passing the test.
A total of 15 lakh students appeared in the examination. Out of them, 12.5 lakh students passed. There were 81 schools in Maharashtra, where not a single student managed to pass the examination. There were 2,709 schools, where all the students cleared the examination.