Girls bagged the top three positions in the merit list of Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) Class XII annual exam, the result of which was declared on Monday.
Darshveer Kaur of RS Model School, Ludhiana and Saema Rashid of Khalsa Senior Secondary School, Ropar shared the top position with both securing 100% marks, PSEB chairperson Tejinder Kaur Dhaliwal said while declaring the result.
While Sarika of Humanities stream from BCM Senior Secondary School at Jamalpur in Ludhiana stood second by securing 99.78% marks, Kajol Tandon of Science stream from RS Model School, Ludhiana bagged the third position by securing 99.56% marks. Ludhiana district once again topped the list of meritorious students, with 199 students from here making it to the merit list. PSEB had conducted the senior secondary annual exams in March this year, in which 3.40 lakh students had appeared. Of them, 3.05 lakh students were regular while the remaining had appeared as private candidates under Open School programme.