As soon as once more, the PSEB Class XII outcomes declared on Monday highlighted the dismal efficiency of scholars from Mohali district, which boasts of famend academic institutes.
The district recorded a mere 67.77 move proportion, down from 78.09 move proportion final 12 months. The general move proportion within the state this 12 months is 76.24.
Worse nonetheless, solely eight college students from the district – none from Mohali city – made it to the merit-list. All of them are women.
Final 12 months, the district had the second lowest move proportion within the state, whereas this 12 months, district-wise detailed outcomes are but to be compiled.
Nonetheless, officers stated that the district is as soon as once more among the many lowest rating districts.
When it comes to meritorious college students, Mohali is barely forward of Nawanshahr, Mansa, Ferozepur and Pathankot.
“The poor efficiency of Mohali district is a problem earlier than the state. Why the efficiency of the district has remained poor 12 months after 12 months is a difficult query, and we’re trying into the problem,” stated PSEB chairperson Tejinder Kaur.
Final 12 months, training minister Sikander Singh Maluka had maintained that the poor efficiency is a results of “VIP postings” – academics belonging to influential households get themselves transferred to Mohali on account of its proximity to state capital Chandigarh.
Driver’s daughter luggage first place
It was one of the best day within the lifetime of Inderjeet Singh, a non-public driver primarily based in Kharar, after his daughter Jaspreet Kaur bagged the primary place within the district by scoring 96.89 % marks. Jaspreet, a non-medical pupil of the Authorities Senior Secondary Faculty in Kharar, stated, that she took no teaching throughout her preparation.
“I relied on self-study and my academics for the examinations. I’m grateful to my household and my college for serving to me attain this success,” she stated, including that she desires to change into an engineer. Her college principal Bhupinder Singh stated, “It’s a proud second for the college as even the Commerce topper from the district – Aditi – is from our college.”
Swati Kalia, a pupil of Authorities Ladies’ Mannequin Senior Secondary Faculty, bagged the second place with 96.44 % marks.
No pupil from the city made it to the benefit listing. Nonetheless, two college students finding out within the authorities college in Sohana had been among the many meritorious college students. Rupinder Kaur and Kirandeep Kaur, each of whom are science college students, attributed their success to their academics.
“Yearly, our college produces meritorious college students all of whom obtain success of their tutorial life and profession. It is because of a devoted group of academics,” stated principal Usha Mahajan.