Port Blair, Apr 02: In the morning of 2nd April, 2018, Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray,M.P. met with Mr. Prakash Javedkar, the Minister of HRD.
Mr. Ray, M.P besides submission of a fresh letter vides dated 31.03.2018, he presented the various arguments points to protect the interest of the students of this UT.
He mentioned that he has verified the matter with various intelligence agencies/Print Media & electronic media of this UT Islands. There is no information of question paper leak for any subject of 12th Standard so far; No reports or evidence to prove that the Economics Question paper has been leaked in this UT Islands, until the CBSE is declared and that too after examination of economic subject is over; In the year of 2011, there was an issue of question paper leak, which the CBSE was taken the matter seriously and conducted fresh examination exclusively for the A & N Islands; The Nodal Department i.e. the Education Department also not received any such report of leakage of question paper from the Centre Superintends of various examination centre of this UT Islands and after receipt of mass petition of the parents & students seeking exemption of re-examination of economic subject, the Nodal Department i.e. the Education department has called for the report from the Centre Superintendent. The report is awaited. However the petition has been forwarded to the Chairman, CBSE, and New Delhi.
Mr. Prakash Javedkar, the Minister, HRD listened the submissions of Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, M.P and assured to look in to the matter.