Dimapur, April 1: A total of 23,612 students will appear for the High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) Examination 2021, across 133 provisional examination centres and 4 sub-centres in Nagaland, from April 7 to 21.
Another group of 16,835 students (Arts-13,024, Commerce-1347 and Science-2464) will appear for the Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSLC) Examination 2021, across 96 provisional examination centres, from April 6 to 29.
A DIPR report on Thursday stated that promotion exam for Class XI concluded on March 31 where 17,343 students had sat for the exam.
Also, 742 students will be appearing for the HSLC Compartmental Examination 2021 from 41 examination centres.
The Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) had, on January 25 last, announced the respective routines for this year’s HSLC and HSSLC examinations.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, additional examination centres have been created in the districts and sub-divisions in order to ensure social distancing at the examination centres.
Students have been requested to read the question paper carefully before they start to write the answers. Answers to the questions should be written keeping in mind the marks allotted to it, the NBSE has advised.
Students are allowed to bring only the materials that are permitted in the examination hall such as pen, pencil, scale, eraser, sharpener and geometry instruments. They are also permitted to bring a pocket hand sanitizer, mask, and transparent water bottle. Students have been reminded to refrain from any kind of mal-practices during examinations.
The Board has appealed to all the candidates to wear masks, observe social distancing norms, avoid contact with unknown persons etc., to protect themselves. It also appealed to the parents and guardians to guide their wards on the important guidelines/SOPs and to follow it. (Page News Service)