Odishatv Bureau

Bhubaneswar: The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) is all set to begin evaluation of answer sheets of Matriculation exam from March 20.

The Board's president Jahan Ara Begum informed that 13,280 teachers will be engaged for the evaluation process at 57 centres across the State.

"The process will be completed within 12 days," she added.

More than six lakh students appeared for the annual Matriculation examination this year. The examination began on February 23 and will continue till March 8.

On the other hand, the Matric examination continues to get marred by allegations of question paper leak with papers of MIL, English, Mathematics and Science subjects getting circulated on WhatsApp during the exam hours.

The Crime Branch has already started a probe into the alleged question paper leak.