Bihar State Examination Board has declared Intermediate of Arts result on Wednesday, 29 May that shows girls outshine the boys. About 3.68 lakh students appeared in the exam where the highest part is contributed by girls, 2.16 lakh. Besides, among top 20 places, 19 places were acquired by girls and the most heartening thing is that they all belong to the rural area of Bihar.
The topper of the state, Rima Kumari scored 80.40% and studied at R.N Sahu Sarvodaya College situated in Bhadsara. Neelam Kumari, Begusarai, captured the second position whereas Pooja Kumari, Sitamarhi, bagged the third position. The only boy to able to get a position among top- 20 places is Mohd. Tabish Rahman of Samastipur. This is an achievement of the Bhiar, which never take place in previous years.