NEW DELHI: Union Minister Smriti Irani was on cloud 9 on Thursday not due to political reasons but her son scoring 91 per cent marks in the Class 12 CBSE examinations.
"Ok saying it out loud - proud of my son Zohr, not only did he come back with a bronze medal from the World Kempo Championship also scored well in 12 th boards. Best of 4 - 91%, special yahoo for 94% in economics. Maaf karna, today I'm just a gloating Mom," Irani tweeted.
The results for the Class 12 exams were announced by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday.
Ok saying it out loud— proud of my son Zohr..not only did he come back with a bronze medal from the World Kempo Championship also scored well in 12 th boards. Best of 4– 91% .. special yahoo for 94% in economics.. Maaf karna ,today I’m just a gloating Mom— Chowkidar Smriti Z Irani (@smritiirani) May 2, 2019
Girls have outshone boys yet again with a pass percentage of 88.70 which is 9 percentage points more than that of boys' 79.40 per cent.