"History does repeat itself". This idiom cannot be truer when one looks at the UP board class 10 board exam. This time class 10 students were found cheating with open books.
According to the reports, this time several students were caught cheating on camera. Some of the students were copying from each other and others have opened the books in order to cheat in the exam. Few students also went outside the examination hall in order to exchange the notes.
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- According to the reports class 10th students appeared for the Math exam.
- During the exam both boys and girls were found cheating.
- Students were seen copying from carbon copies, books and each other during the exam.
- Students also carried open books for the purpose of cheating during the exam.
Last year also, UP came into limelight for the impudent practice of cheating during the examinations. Last year the cheating was caught by local people from Fatepur Sikri based Mahatma Kapil Dev Inter College. Similar cases also took place at Jagner area of Janta Inter College, B N Saraf and Ram Ram Singh Inter college where students scaled the institution walls and passed chits to the examinees for the purpose of cheating.
Following the reports of cheating, UP board has decided to re-examine the answer sheets of all candidates who scored more than 90% in their class 12 or 10 exams conducted this year.This year, UP Board has made all preparations in order to tackle cheating during the examination centers by installing CCTV cameras at all examination centers. But, reports suggest that either cameras are not functioning properly or thee are inadequate in number in order to cover all children appearing for the examination purpose.