Class 12th exams of Madhya Pradesh board resumed
on Tuesday. Earlier, the exams were deferred due to breakout of coronavirus
pandemic. The exam will continue until June 16.
The exams will continue until June 16.
Students are only allowed in the exam center after
sanitizing their hands. The authorities have also made the provision of checking
students’ body temperature before they enter the exam hall.
Speaking to ANI, Ishita, a student said, "The exam is
scheduled to commence at 9:00 am. Our confidence has fallen to low levels due
to a long gap. We did get time to prepare though. We are maintaining social
distancing, we are not meeting any person. The result and admission process
will also be delayed".
"We are taking all precautions. We have made alternate
seating arrangements for the students here. We have been directed to maintain
distance while signing the sheets. Maximum 16 students are allowed to sit in
one classroom," said a teacher.
More than 8 lakh students are appearing for the exams in more
than 3,682 centers across the state.
Seema Nigam, Examination
Centre Superintendent said, "All arrangements and guidelines issued by the
authorities are being followed at the examination center here. All teachers are
wearing masks and gloves and they are carrying sanitizers with them. An
isolation ward has also been arranged here".