JAGATSINGHPUR: The Odisha authorities’s choice to scrap the annual HSC Matric Exams-2021 amid rising Covid instances may need come as as aid to some however not for hundreds of ex-regular and SOSC (again) college students who had hoped to seem for the examination subsequent month.
The federal government has not but taken a choice on these candidates, leaving them in a state of uncertainty. Sources mentioned almost 15,277 college students from the district had crammed up types for the HSC exams, out of which 1,526 are ex-regular and 302 SOSC (again).
On April 21, the College and Mass Schooling division had cancelled the annual Class 10 examinations carried out by Board of Secondary Schooling (BSE) and Odisha State Board of Madrasa Schooling. It had additionally introduced that Class 10 outcomes can be ready as per standards ready by respective boards, and any pupil disagreeing with outcomes can be given a chance to take a seat for an examination as and when the scenario improves.
Nevertheless, there is no such thing as a readability on ex-regulars and SOSC (again) candidates who had crammed in functions for the HSC examination this yr together with common college students. This has created resentment among the many college students and their guardians.
One ex-regular pupil Suryakant Sahani mentioned,” Common college students have began finding out for Class 11 however we can’t, as mode of analysis for us just isn’t determined.” One other ex-regular pupil Ashis Lenka mentioned they haven’t taken the follow exams like common college students and are actually clueless concerning the future plan of action. Guardians too expressed their duress as Class 10 exams are decisive in a pupil’s profession.
One Prasanjit Sahoo from Nuagaon demanded that ex-regulars must be evaluated on foundation of Class 9 outcomes. Contacted, District Schooling Officer Niranjan Behera confirmed that no choice has but been taken by the division to get the ex-regular and SOSC (again) college students declared move. “The scenario is identical not only for the scholars within the district however throughout the State. A call will quickly be taken,” he mentioned.