According to the sources, over 1.8 lakhs students in Bihar and Jharkhand are all set to face their CBSE annual board examinations starting from 1st March, 2013 onwards. With only two days left around, 400 schools of Bihar and 300 schools of Jharkhand are busy with their last-minute preparations.
Around 1.14 lakhs students shall appear for the class 10 examinations where as around 70000 students shall be appearing for class 12 examinations.
The Bihar/Jharkhand region of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has hereby set up 175 centres across the region, with 97 centres in Bihar and the other 20 in Jharkhand.
An senior official of CBSE said "All preparations have been made to conduct disturbance free and fair examinations and also, the admit cards have been issued to the students. While the number of students in class 12 was almost 36750 in Bihar, the corresponding figure for Jharkhand stood at around 328000.
Inspite of all these, almost 3,000 students would be taking class 10 Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) examinations across 31 centres in Patna.
While intermediate examinations of BSEB started from 18th February, matriculation examinations begin from March 12.