The J&K Board of School Education (BOSE) Friday notified annual exam dates for 10th and 12th classes in Kashmir and winter zones of Jammu.
As per the notification, the class 10th examination will commence from November 9 and culminate on November 27; class 12th from November 10 to December 9. The notification has put to rest the speculations on pre-ponement of these exams.
Meanwhile, Advisor to J&K Lieutenant Governor (LG) K K Sharma said that “relaxation in attempting question papers has been increased to 40 percent. Students need to attempt only 60 percent marks which will be raised to 100 percent.”
He said the decision has been taken in interest of students.
Earlier, government had announced only 30 percent relaxation for students in attempting the question papers.