Bhubaneswar: Total 23,080 students of Odisha will appear for the Class X examination conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) whereas 15,278 of the State will sit for the CBSE Class XII exam beginning from today.
Students will be allowed to enter exam hall at 10 am. Question papers will be distributed at 10.15 am and students will be allowed to write answers at 10.30 am.
The exam on vocational Education for Class X will be held today whereas students of Class XII will write answers for English subject.
Total 16,67,573 students will sit for the Class X exam at 3,974 centres set up across the country while for the Class XII, total 10,98,420 students will appear for the exam at 3,503 centres amid tight security arrangements ensured by the CBSE.