New Delhi, Feb 14 : Elaborate arrangements have been put in place for Class 10 and 12 board examinations beginning Saturday, Central Board of Secondary Education Secretary Anurag Tripathi said here on Friday. A total number of 18,89,878 candidates in Class X and 12,06,893 in class XII will appear for exam this year.
Of these, there are 7,88,195 girls, 11,01,664 boys and 19 transgenders in Class X while there are 5,22,819 girls, 6,84,068 boys and 6 transgenders in Class XII. The examinations for the Class X will be held from 15th February to 20th March while Class XII will be held till March 30.
"Parents should ensure their constant support and guidance to the children and encourage them to give their best performance without actually worrying about the results," stated the board circular.(UNI)