After long wait, the Class 10 Odisha Board Exam results were finally declared and that too before the scheduled time. Odisha Board of Secondary Education (BSE) has released the result for HSC (class 10) board and Madhyama exam on the official website at 9:30 am instead of 11:30 am.

Students who appeared for the HSC Board exams in February – March this year can check their results online on the official website of the board. As per sources, a total of 6,08,000 students have appeared for the exam out of which, 4,85,989 students have passed the Class 10th examination this year. The overall pass percentage is 85.28 per cent. The girls have outperformed boys with as many as 2,55,051 passed the examination while 2,47,948 boys have passed this year.

For easy access to the results, the board has given two options to receive results. Either the students can send SMS by typing OR10 <ROLL NO> and send it to 5676750 and view their results or they can logon to bseodisha.ac.in and orissaresults.nic.in.

Steps to download BSE Odisha Class 10th results 2017 online:
1. Visit the official websites mentioned above.
2. Click on Matric results link
3. Enter your roll number and other details in the box provided in the page
4. Your marks will appear
5. Download and take a print out

BSE Odisha had conducted the exams at 2,887 centres across the state this year. The answer sheets were evaluated by over 14,000 teachers at 60 centres. As per reports, the students will receive their certificates from their respective schools within 10 days of declaration of result.