Islamabad : Girls largely outdid boys in the Secondary School Certificate Examination-II held by the Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) in March and April this year.
According to the exam results announced on Friday, the overall pass rate was 83.66 per cent with girls claiming most of the top three positions.
In total, 89,443 regular, private and ex-candidates sat the examination and 74,829 of them passed it. The pass rate of regular as well as private and ex-candidates was 91.66 and 45.9 per cent, respectively.
The results of 63 students were withheld over the use of unfair means.
In Science Group, Arooj Kiran of the OPF Girls College, F-8/2, Islamabad, got the…