Sahadeva Sahoo is the first class 10 board exam topper in the State. 1941 born Mr Sahoo was a student of Purushottampur High School.
The Board was established under the Orissa Secondary Education Act 1953 and started functioning in 1955.
With this benevolent gesture the Board wants to recognize their meritorious students.
“I took it up mainly for corrections as per the permanent records with BSE to give the toppers the satisfaction they deserve. Putting it up in the website will give everyone a chance to see and confirm (sic),” said Dr Jahan Ara Begum, President, Board of Secondary Education Odisha (BSE Odisha).
The list has the passing year, roll number, candidate name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth and the mark secured.