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Odisha Matric Exam begins Today, Over 6 Lakh Students appear

Bhubaneswar, Feb 23: The annual matric examination began in Odisha this morning. Over six lakh students are appearing the major exam in 2799 centres across the state.

The High School Certificate (HSC) exam conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) began at 9 am. The duration is 3 hours.

In the first session the students will answer the questions from the OMR sheet within one hour. In the second session, the students will be given the subjective question papers. They will be given 10 minutes to go through the questions. They will have to attain all the questions within 1.30 hours.

The students entered the examination hall half an hour before the exam began.

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