DERA ISMAIL KHAN, 21 June: Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Dera Ismail Khan has announced Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam results.

As many as 19,716 candidates participated in the exam and about 77 percent among them remained successful. Azqa Maheen of the IIUI School and Karishma Batool of Shan Model School Paharpur shared the top position by getting 1,029 marks each. Hafiz Wajahatullah of Iqra Education System School and College secured second position with 1,026 marks and Sameena of Shan Model School Paharpur got third position with 1,010 marks.

A ceremony was arranged on Monday to reward the top position holders. Commissioner Dr Akhtar Munir, who was chief guest on the occasion, awarded Rs50,000 prize each to the top position holder students, Rs45,000 to second position holder and Rs40,000 to third position holder candidate.