Assam HSLC Paper Leak: Science exam to be held on March 30, minister confirms
The revised exam dates for the High School Leaving Certificate Examination (HSLC) Class 10 General Science and English subjects have been announced by the Board of Secondary Education Assam (SEBA). This comes after reports of paper leak incidents and students using unfair means in the exams made headlines, leading to the cancellation of the Class 10 General Science and English subject papers.
State Education Minister Ranoj Pegu announced the new dates through his official Twitter handle. The General Science exam will now be held on March 30, while the English exam will be conducted on March 28. Originally, the General Science exam was scheduled to be held on March 13.
SEBA has also issued a notification regarding the same on their official handle. The Minister's post read, "The cancelled examination of General Science scheduled today (13/3/23) will now be held on 30 March 2023. On the other hand, the cancelled English examination in JR Higher Secondary School, Ganirgram will be held on 28th March." The announcement has been made to ensure fair and unbiased examination for all students.