Girls took all the top positions in Gilgit-Baltistan Karakoram International University (KIU) SSC examination 2011 results announced on Saturday.
“Of 14730 candidates appearing in the exam in all, 6347 succeeded in Gilgit-Baltistan,” said Shahid Ali Khan, controller of examination KIU while announcing results at the university. Abida Parveen secured the top position in the exam in science group, obtaining 930 marks out of 1050, while Nida Zehra stood second with 922 marks. Noreen Ali came third with 913 marks.
According to the controller of, a total of 8020 boys and 6710 girls candidates appeared in the exam conducted by KIU in May 2011 across Gilgit-Baltistan. About 2809 girls and 3538 boys succeeded in the examination and the rate of success remained 43.9% in all.