Bihar Class 12 toppers fail re-test, board cancels results

The Bihar School Examination Board on Saturday cancelled result of science topper and another rank holder from the science stream after their performance was not found up to mark in a rigorous re-test of 13 rank holders of state Intermediate examination.

“The BSEB has decided to cancel result of Science topper Saurabh Shrestha and another rank holder in the same stream Rahul Kumar as their performance in yesterday’s re-test was found not up to mark,” BSEB Chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh said.Mr Kumar, who also hails from Bishun Rai college of Vaishali along with Saurabh Shrestha and Arts topper Ruby Rai, is the third topper in 2016 Intermediate examination in science stream.“Rest 11 toppers who had appeared for written test as well as interview before an expert team have been found excellent and given clean chit,” the chairman said.

Arts topper Ruby Rai, who could not appear for re-test on Friday on health grounds has been given a week’s time to come before a team of experts for authentication of her marks.

Date: June 5, 2016

Source: News Dog