Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Mar 31:
Preparations are complete in Odisha for the main Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) to be conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) scheduled on April 6 next.
According to CBSE sources, about 49,000 students would appear the examinations at 90 centres in nine cities of Odisha of which 28 centres are at Bhubaneswar, 9 at Cuttack, 12 at Brahmapur, 10 at Sambalpur, 8 at Rourkela, 12 at Baleswar, 2 at Bhawanipatna, 4 at Jeypore and 5 at Angul.
It may be mentioned that about 20,000 students had appeared the JEE Mains examination held at Rourkela last year.
While a maximum of 20,000 students would appear at Bhubaneswar, the lowest number of 1200 candidates would appear at Bhawanipatna centre, the sources added.