95.50pc students pass in PEC, 95.96 pc in Ebtedayee exams

DHAKA The results of Primary Education Completion (PEC) and Ebtedayee (madrassa) Terminal examinations were published today with pass rate of 95.50 and 95.96 percent respectively.

A total of 24, 54,151 students took part in the PEC examination this year, of which 23,43,743 examinees passed, State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Md Zakir Hossen announced the results at a press briefing at the conference room of his ministry here.

He said a total of 3, 04,178 examinees appeared Ebtedayee examinations this year. Of the total, 2,91,875 student have become successful.

The state minister said a total of 3,26,088 students got GPA-5 in the PEC examination this year while 11,877 students got GPA-5 in Ebtedayee exams.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)