The preparations for the second yr pre-university exams to be performed from 22 April to 18 Might are in place together with safety preparations, mentioned Karnataka Main and Secondary Schooling Minister B C Nagesh on Tuesday.
In keeping with the minister 6,84,255 college students have enrolled for the examination which shall be held at 1,076 centres throughout the state.
“The Schooling division has made all of the preparations for the secondary PU exams from April 22 to Might 18,” Nagesh mentioned at a press convention on the Vidhana Soudha.
The minister additionally talked about that college students can journey to and from their nearest bus cease to the examination centre freed from price in Karnataka State Highway Transport Company buses.
He mentioned common college students must comply with the foundations on uniform however personal candidates could be exempted from it. There are 6,00,519 common college students, 61,808 repeaters and 21,928 personal candidates, he added.
The minister mentioned the deputy commissioners of districts have been instructed to declare a 200-metre space across the examination centres as restricted space. There shall be police pickets close to the checkpoints.
“Your entire PU examination course of shall be held beneath the surveillance of police and there shall be CCTV cameras for round the clock monitoring,” Nagesh mentioned.
The minister reminded the scholars that there shall be squads to examine examination malpractices. He additionally mentioned further personnel could be posted in examination centres the place large-scale malpractices had been reported in earlier years.