Both the girls are the students of a little known Hajahad Public School. It is the first time that the school has bagged the top positions.
The Principal of the school, Imtiyaz Ahmad, also praised the duo for their outstanding performances in the exams.
“It is a dream come true for us. I had full confidence that these two girls will achieve top positions. The way they performed in the class tests, we expected them to get 500 marks out of 500,″ he told the newspaper.
This year, around 50,535 students appeared for the examination out of which 26,900 were boys and 23,600 were girls. In the results declared by the Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE), the top three spots have been bagged by girls.