Kolhapur: Over 709 applications for photocopies of answer sheets and 428 for verifications of marks in the secondary school certificate (SSC) have been received by the Kolhapur division board of the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education. Also more than 60 students have applied for evaluation.Sharad Gosavi, divisional board secretary said, "A board committee is discussing the cases and sorting out the eligible complaints."
For students to apply for photocopy or for verification of marks, a recommendation letter from the school is necessary, Gosavi added.
The overall SSC results this year in the state was 88.32%, where the Konkan division tops the charts with 95.57%, while the Kolhapur division retains second spot with a passing percentage of 93.83%.
A total of 79,656 boys and 62,832 girls had appeared for the exam in Kolhapur division. 92.57% boys and 95.42 % girls passed the SSC exam.