The toppers said that they used the lockdown period to study hard which helped them in getting the top positions.
Sanjay Kumar, principal secretary of the education department, congratulating Sonali tweeted that she has exemplified the power of education and hard work.
Considering the shortened academic year due to Covid, the SSC syllabus has been reduced by 35 per cent.
Bihar govt to provide Rs 25,000 for girls passing intermediate exam, Rs 50,000 for completing graduation
Also, the Bihar govt will now give weightage to contractual workers in the appointment of government jobs with their job contract till the age of 60 years.