Dimapur, July 21: The Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) has informed that in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the felicitation function for the rank holders of HSLC & HSSLC Examinations 2020 will not be held this year and necessary arrangements will be made to transfer the cash awards to the bank accounts of the 4 toppers and achievers in MILs & Skill Education subjects.
NBSE, Asano Sekhose informed that the Governor, RN Ravi has conveyed congratulations to the toppers, rank holders and achievers of the HSLC & HSSLC Examinations 2020 conducted by the board.
The Governor has also announced the following awards from next year onwards:
1. Top 3 meritorious students from Government Schools in HSLC will be awarded Rs.20,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000 in order of merit along with certificate.
2. Similarly Top 3 meritorious students from Government Higher Secondary Schools in all three streams of Arts, Science and Commerce will be awarded Rs 20,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000 in order of merit along with certificate.
3. Cash award of Rs 20,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000 each to toppers of HSLC & HSSLC (all three streams) for students who are indigenous inhabitants belonging to Tuensang, Mon, Longleng and Kiphire and appearing examinations from the centres of these four districts.
Further, the Governor’s Award for Achievers in MILs and Skill Education subjects in HSLC & HSSLC Examinations from the existing amount of Rs 3000 have been enhanced to Rs 5000 from this year onwards. (Page News Service)