KOLKATA: Any examinee getting stuck bringing digital devices inside the examination venue in better secondary examinations starting Tuesday runs the chance of losing his registration for all time. Such a selection taken by using the West Bengal Higher Secondary Council will mean sealing the candidate’s fate as s/he might be forbidden from appearing in HS examination any similarly.
After allegations of question paper “leak” plagued this 12 months’ Madhyamik examinations (class X) main to submitting proceedings with cyber protection mobile of Bidhannagar Commissionerate by the Board, HS Council has determined to pre-empt and take ok precautions. “We have already diagnosed 500 outstanding sensitive and quasi touchy examination venues and alerted the cyber safety cell. The identification was achieved retaining in thoughts our past experiences,” stated the president of West Bengal Higher Secondary Council, Mohua Das. There are 2117 venues in HS throughout the country in 2019.
The Council has additionally purchased 500 hand-held metal detectors. “At the sensitive venues, the candidates could be frisked before entering the exam corridor. If essential surprise exams can be performed within the examination halls too,” introduced Das. In all the 500 touchy venues, individual council nominees might be present.
In every examination hall, there might be three invigilators. “Among them, one could be a special mobile invigilator. His best obligation might be to maintain a tab on anyone the use of electronic devices for the exam duration.
Only three officials have been granted permission to carry cellular telephones, including the Headmaster or Teacher-in-charge, center secretary, and center in-rate. Even the government nominees could be barred from taking a cell in the venues. In these 12 months, the number Of ladies taking the examination more than the boys is 63413. “We have witnessed a sharp increase inside the number of girl applicants. While closing yr the wide variety was best 10000 to 12000 greater than boys, this 12 months there may be a large leap. It indicates that some of the authorities rules like Kanyashree have indeed succeeded in encouraging ladies to opt for higher research,” mentioned Das. In 21 districts, there are more lady applicants than boys. The total variety of applicants acting in HS examinations this yr is 816243. Last 12 months, 807345 students took the assessments.
The Council has attached pc generated barcodes to every question paper packet for tracking thru a computer. “We are also emphasizing guide tracking where the query paper packets are opened before 10 am; we will be capable of tuning the person who became responsible,” said Das. The college students have been counseled with the aid of the Council to attain the examination venues by way of nine am to allow nonviolent conduction of the exam.