CBSE to Odisha govt: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked the Odisha govt to impose CrPC section 144 around examination centres, where class 10 and class 12 board exams would be held from February 15 to 4 April, reports The Pioneer.
This is the first time that CBSE has taken such step in the Odisha state to avoid paper leak cases which we saw in 2018.
The CBSE chairman, Anita Karwal has asked the state government to boost the security for the examination centres across Odisha.
"Adequate police personnel need to be deployed near examination centres in all 30 districts," Karwal was quoted saying in the report.
CBSE Board exams 2019: The timings
The examinations will be held from 10 am to 1.30 pm and the board has asked the state to ensure uninterrupted power supply during the examination. Over 33 lakh students would appear for the CBSE class 10 and 12 board exams across the country.
CBSE's message to parents on Board exams 2019
In order to provide some important instructions, CBSE has released a letter to the parents of all the students who would be appearing in the board examinations 2019.
Parents should support their children: CBSE
CBSE asks the parents for their support, urging them again to remind their wards how proud they are of them. The board also reiterated that CBSE is essentially a body that conducts examination, however, parents must help their children explore 'their potentials, have faith in their exploration beyond artificial boundaries of subjects, and become all that they dream of.'
CBSE was established in 1962. CBSE affiliates all Kendriya Vidyalayas, all Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, private schools and most of the schools approved by central government of India. Every year, the board conducts the class 10 and class 12 exam in the month of March.
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