Cuttack: A day after the alleged leak of Odisha Matric exam question paper on WhatsApp, the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) today issued notices to the district education officers over the usage of mobile phones at examination centres.
As per the notice, no one will be allowed to carry mobile phones inside the exam centres except the superintendents.
The board has also imposed restriction on entry of teachers of other schools and mediapersons inside the centres.
Notably, nearly an hour after the commencement of the annual High School Certificate (HSC) examination conducted by the board yesterday, photos of question paper of MIL subject reportedly surfaced on WhatsApp and went viral.
The photos initially made the rounds on the instant messaging platform in Aul area of Kendrapara district.