Bhubaneswar, March 2 (LocalWire):The Central Board of Secondary Education commenced its Class XII board examinations today that will go on till 4 April.
A total of 12,87,359 students have registered for the examination to be held in 4,138 exam centres in the country and 71 abroad.
As many as 16,000 students from Odisha are appearing in the exam.
According to CBSE guidelines, students have to enter the examination hall with their admit cards by 10 AM and latecomers will strictly not be allowed. Wristwatch or electronic gadgets are prohibited in the examination centres.
The Board has made appropriate arrangements with state authorities and local police to avoid malpractice and ensure trouble-free examinations throughout the country,’ a CBSE official said.