Coronavirus: Nearly 6 lakh students appear for II PUC English exam

First Published 18, Jun 2020, 2:04 PM

Students were advised to wear masks throughout the duration of the examination and 3-feet distance was maintained between each desk
 

<p>Students appeared for their II PUC English exam at their respective examination centres in Karnataka</p>

Students appeared for their II PUC English exam at their respective examination centres in Karnataka

<p> Nearly 6 lakh students formed the first batch of students who appeared for their annual examination after three months of lockdown</p>

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 Nearly 6 lakh students formed the first batch of students who appeared for their annual examination after three months of lockdown

 
 

<p>A total of 5,95,997 students from both government and private colleges took the exam on Thursday.</p>

A total of 5,95,997 students from both government and private colleges took the exam on Thursday.

<p> There are 1,016 examination centres and the state government said it has taken all safety precautions to ensure that students appear for the exams without fear</p>

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 There are 1,016 examination centres and the state government said it has taken all safety precautions to ensure that students appear for the exams without fear

 

<p>Social distancing was maintained, and thermal screening was conducted to curb the spread of coronavirus in the exam centres</p>

Social distancing was maintained, and thermal screening was conducted to curb the spread of coronavirus in the exam centres

<p>The state government had approved the automatic promotion of students studying till ninth grade but decided to conduct exams for 10th graders</p>

The state government had approved the automatic promotion of students studying till ninth grade but decided to conduct exams for 10th graders

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