Madhyamik exam begins in Tripura
Agartala : By Our Correspondent
The Madhyamik examination began on a smooth note across Tripura on Tuesday with no incidents of malpractices reported from the centres, till filing this report. The Tripura Board of Secondary Education conducted the examination. Over 47000 candidates are expected to sit for the 2013 Madhyamik Examination beginning from Tuesday. A total of 7 candidates from correctional home have also appeared in the Madhyami examinations. They are- Arjun Debnath, Sumesh Das, Manoranjan Das, Gourmani Roy, Subrata Das, Sukumar Debbarma and Md Ali Mohamad Hossain. The Board president Amitabha Debroy visited a few of the examination centres in the capital and asked the students to face the examination without fear and tension.
More than 100 flying squads comprising teachers and officials conducted surprise checks in the schools in order to prevent the students from indulging in malpractices of any kind. The Board authorities, Education department and Tripura State Electricity Corporation Limited have taken efforts to ensure that there was uninterrupted power supply during the examinations. The district administration made adequate security arrangements in all the centres as a precautionary measure. There are also separate examinations centres for the students afflicted with communicable diseases.