SSLC: 33 debarred on Day 1

Kolar tops the list with 18 students being debarred, followed by Bijapur with 10, Gulbarga 3, C’ballapur and Hasan 1 eac

Published: 03rd April 2012 03:28 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 10:24 PM   |  A+A-


Invigilators abetting copying and students freely moving about in the examination hall at Kolur village in Muddebihal taluk | Express Photo

BANGALORE: On the first day of the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examinations in Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, English and Sanskrit subjects, 33 students were debarred for indulging in malpractice.

Kolar topped the list with 18 students being debarred, followed by Bijapur district with 10 students, Gulbarga with three, Chikkaballapur  and Hassan one each. Director of Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) D Venkateshaiah said the examinations were conducted without hindrance. “Apart from the debarments, the examinations went on well. Most of the cases reported on Monday were about students carrying paper chits with them. We are confident the rest of the examinations will go smoothly,” Venkateshaiah told Express.

Examinations for Indian Economics, Elements of Engineering, Elements of Electronic Engineering and Elements of Computer Science will be held from 10.30 am to 1.45 pm on Tuesday, while Engineering Drawing exam will be held from 2.30 to 5.45pm.

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