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+2 Exam Reforms: Panel to submit Report on Nov 17

Bhubaneswar, Nov 15: The fact finding committee set up by the Odisha higher education department to take strict measures to check unfair practices will submit its report to the government on Nov 17 to make reforms in the +2 examination.

The panel headed by chairman Amulya Panda on Saturday said that the report will be produced to the government after examining the issues like selection of exam centre, safety of question papers, proper evaluation system.

The final decision will be taken by the higher education department after it reviews the report and recommendations.

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