The national capital secured the third rank in region- wise result with Trivandrum and Chennai topping the tally.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia took to Twitter to congratulate the students on their performance.
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Though Manish Sisodia, the education minister for Delhi, mistakenly tweeted that it was second year in a row that Delhi Government schools had outnumbered private schools in CBSE 12th result, twitter was quick to point out the same.
It is not second but third year in a row that Government schools have performed better than the private schools in the national capital. Also instead of the 9% difference between the overall pass percentage of government and private schools as tweeted by Sisodia and consequently reported by many media outlets, the difference between pass percentgae is only 4%.
Shagun Goel of DPS RK Puram emerged as the Delhi topper with 98.8 per cent marks.
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