Bhubaneswar: With the dates for Plus II examinations conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE) already announced the Department of Higher Education has issued a ciruclar to heads of educational institutions to ensure CCTV coverage at the examination centres
In a letter to the Principals of colleges administerd by the CHSE, the Examination Controller has directed to furnish CCTV installation status of examination centres, sub-centres and practical laboratories.
The authorities of these educational insitutions have been directed to ensure that CCTV cameras are installed in examination halls, office rooms where sealed question papers and answer sheets are stored and other important locations on the premises.
“The Colleges and Higher Secondary Schools must ensure that power back up is there to provide uninterrupted supply for at least five house in case of power failure. Besides internet connection is given to the CCTV for remote visualisation,” the letter read.
The centre heads have been asked to submit a compliance-status report by January 10, failing which the institution will be declared ineligible for conducting examinations.