The results of Class XII examinations conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education was declared on Tuesday.
The results for all the regions -- Delhi, Ajmer, Chennai, Guwahati, Panchkula and Allahabad -- were announced together.
A total of 4,54,045 students -- 2,63,286 boys and 1,90,759 girls -- had appeared for the Class XII examinations. This is 7.04 per cent more than the 4,21,463 candidates who appeared last year.
This year, 812 students have scored 100 % in mathematics.
Nearly 6,500 overseas students also appeared for the examinations in 81 centres in 19 foreign countries, including the Middle East, recording an increase of 7.14 per cent.
The results are published at the respective schools and can also be accessed through SMS on mobile phones, Interactive Voice Response System on phone as well as on the Internet, the CBSE said.
Students can also log on to the websites www.cbse.nic.in and www.results.nic.in to access the results. The CBSE also launched a help line to provide the students with post-result counseling. It will be functional till June 6.
The CBSE help line will also operational in Dubai, Kuwait and Doha in Qatar.
The telecounseling will be through IVRS, which will be available on the ten-digit number 1250-111-102 on the Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited network in Delhi and Mumbai and the seven-digit number 1250-1-02.