EDUCATION DEPARTMENT authorises district-level Officers to conduct surprise raids at examination centers

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Chandigarh, March 2, 2013: The Punjab Government today issued the instructions to all the Naib Tehsildar, Tehsildar, DDPOs, District Welfare Officer, Secretary Market committee  have been authorized to visit and check any nearest examination center.  

Disclosing this here today Education Minister Sikander Singh Maluka said that this initiative has been taken to ensure that there are no any kinds of mal practices in the Board Examination of 10th and 12th classes. He said that the department has made elaborate arrangements to keep the board examination be rest of mass copying and other unfair means. He said that the diverting the detail of present set-up instructions. He also said that the Naib Tehsildar, Tehsildar, DDPOs, District Welfare Officer, Secretary Market committee have been authorized to conduct raids at any examination centers in their jurisdiction.

He said that any kind of mal practices are noticed these officers could immediately report to the department for punitive action.

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Saturday, March 2, 2013