SRINAGAR, Amid tight security thousands of students appeared for class 12th board examinations which began in Kashmir valley on Monday. As per government spokesman, about 484 centres have been set up for about 32000 students appearing in class 12 examination across Kashmir division.
According to the authorities in Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education (JKBOSE), almost 95 per cent students appeared in the examination on the first day. “Out of 31964 students enrolled for appearing in the said examination 30213 students appeared in today’s paper,” they said.
Giving district wise details, the BOSE authorities said that in Srinagar out of 5741 students 5417 (96%) appeared in the examination. Similarly, in Ganderbal out of 1259 students 1175 (94%) appeared, in Budgam, out of 3484 students 3309 (98%) appeared, in Islamabad out of 4929 students 4740 (98%) appeared, in Kulgam out of 1483 students 1379 (93%) appeared, in Pulwama out of 2646 students 2506 (95%) appeared, in Shopian out of 1674 students 1568 (94%) appeared, in Bandipora out of 1404 students 1303 (94%) appeared, in Baramulla out of 4912 students 4603 (94%) appeared and in Kupwara out of 4322 students 4024 (96%) appeared