Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Jul 4:
A total of 25,600 students have applied for re-verification of their answers sheets in the annual Plus Two examinations conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE), Odisha earlier this year.
Of the 25, 600, 6183 are from Arts, 16,783 from Science, 2184 from Commerce and 460 from Vocational Education, CHSE sources said.
“The Council has sent the scanned copies of answer sheets of the Science papers, which were assessed through the e-evaluation process, to the e-mail addresses provided by them. We have asked the students to check their answer papers. If they think there should be re-verification of their papers, the Council would reverify and award fresh marks,” said CHSE chairman Prof Basudev Chhatoi.
About 250 teachers have been engaged in the evaluation of about 9000 papers which will conclude on July 11.
The coding of the answer papers began on the first day of the valuation.
Adequate security arrangements have been made in and around the college premises to ensure smooth evaluation.
Controller of Examinations, CHSE, Biranchi Narayan Mishra said the Plus Two Instant papers were brought to the examination centre here after conclusion of the theory examinations on June 29.
“The answer sheets have been kept in tight security. We are trying our best to complete the evaluation by July 11”, he added.
The theory examination was held from June 27 to 29 while the practical examination was held from June 30 to July 1. The examinations were held in 33 centres.