Kohima, April 22 (NEx): The Nagaland Board of School Education on Thursday, April 22, 2021, notified on reappearing HSLC and HSSLC examinations for candidates who missed due to COVID-19.
NBSE Chairman, Asano Sekhose notified that, any candidate of HSLC or HSSLC Examination 2021 who could not appear the examination in some subject(s) on being tested COVID-19 positive shall be allowed to reappear their examination.
Students who had to go for COVID-19 testing and missed the examination but are in possession of COVID-19 Negative report shall also be allowed, Sekhose notified.
A COVID-19 positive candidate on being tested negative again shall be allowed to sit for the subject(s) which he/she could not appear earlier after producing a COVID-19 Negative report duly certified by the Medical Department, Government of Nagaland, it said.
The examination dates and centre shall be notified later. No fees shall be realised for this category of students, it said.
This group of candidates shall apply officially to the Board stating the subject(s) which they intend to appear along with a photocopy of their Admit Card. The application of the student shall be duly forwarded by the respective Centre Superintendent of the Examination Centres of HSLC/HSSLC 2021.
For HSLC Examination, the application should be submitted within April 28, 2021, and for HSSLC Examination, the application should be submitted within May 05, 2021, said the notification.
All Centre Superintendents and Heads of Institutions are to disseminate this information to this category of candidates. This is a One-time measure to ensure that the candidates are not deprived of appearing the HSLC and HSSLC Examination 2021, Sekhose stated.
The One-time Examination shall be conducted strictly adhering to the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) issued by the Government dated March 12, 2021 for conduct of HSLC& HSSLC Examination 2021, it added.