Patna | Jagran Education Desk: The Bihar School Examination Board, which is also popularly known as 'BSEB', on Monday ended the wait for lakhs of candidates and declared the class 10th board exam results. The results were declared at the official BSEB website at biharboardonline.bihar.gov.in by state education minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary. This year, the Bihar Board didn't organise a press conference because of the surging coronavirus cases across the state. 

Here are the LIVE Updates from the big story:

17:35 pm: This year, there are three toppers -- Pooja Kumari, Shubhdarshni and Sandeep Kumar. All three have scored 484 marks out of 500.

16:45 pm: The pass percentage this year is 78.17 per cent. Last year, it was 80.59 per cent.

16:09 pm: BSEB Class 10th Result 2021 has been declared by Bihar Board!

16:01 pm: Last year, the 80.53 per cent of 14.94 lakh candidates had passed the BSEB class 10th exams.

15:42 pm: We would like to mention that the candidates can also check their result at onlinebseb.in and biharboardonline.bihar.gov.in.

15:36 pm: Like the class 12th result, the Bihar Board will release the class 10th exam scorecard at its official website biharboardonline.com.

15:27 pm: Stay tuned! The Bihar Board will declare the result shortly.

15:15 pm: In 2019, Sawan Raj Bharti from Rajaun village had topped the Bihar Board class 10th exam with 97.2 per cent marks.

14:52 pm: Last year, Himanshu Raj from Janta High School Tenuaj had topped the BSEB class 10th 2020 exam with 96.20 per cent marks.

14:40 pm: The candidates can also check their results by sending a text BSEB -- Roll number -- to 56263.

13:41 pm: Also Read -- BSEB Bihar Class 10th Result 2021: Know the rechecking process, compartment exam and more

13:00 pm: The mark sheet that will be released by the Bihar Board on Monday will contain candidates' details like their name, roll number, registration number, marks in each subject, total marks and their result status.

12:30 pm: Also Read -- Bihar Board 10th Result 2021: BSEB to release class 10 scorecard today; check toppers' list here

12:02 pm: Recap: How can I download the results?

Step 1) Visit the official BIhar Board website at biharboardonline.bihar.gov.in and onlinebseb.in.

Step 2) Click on the result link that available at the website.

Step 3) Now the candidates would need to enter their enrollement number.

Step 4) The result will appear on your screen. Download it and save a printout for future reference.

11:17 am: This year, the BSEB had said that nearly 16.8 lakh students had registered for the Bihar Board class 10th exams. Out of the total number of students, 8.46 lakh were boys while 8.37 lakh were girls.

10:57 am: Last year, the Bihar Board had declared the class 10th result in May. The delay was made due to the coronavirus pandemic that has affected more than 1.26 crore people in India so far.

10:41 am: Also Read -- Bihar Board 10th Result 2021: BSEB to release class 10 scorecard today; check details here

10:30 am: Media reports suggest that the Bihar Board will not hold a press conference because of the coronavirus pandemic.

10:27 am: It is expected that Chaudhary will announce the class 10th result at around 3.30 pm on Monday.

10:20 am: The Bihar Board class 10th result will be declared by state education minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary. Chaudhary had also released the class 12th result in March.

10:15 am: The BSEB class 10th result will be declared on Monday by the Bihar Board.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma