'CBSE is already following this, and why because other students who get even one mark less (than the rank holders) face severe stress. The practice of announcing the first three rank holders at the state and district level is being done away with,' School Education Minister K.A. Sengottaiyan had said in 2017.
Tamil Nadu Class 12 Result 2018: Live Update
Tamil Nadu government is also planning to reduce the number of papers for class 12 students in the state on the lines of CBSE. The Tamil Nadu government plans to bring down the total marks to 500 marks. The government is also planning to reduce the number of core subjects from four to three.
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