Mangaluru, Apr 07, 2018: Primary and Secondary Education Minister Tanveer Sait speaking to media after the SSLC exams ended Apr 6, Friday, said the results of the 2018 SSLC exams will be declared in the first week of May.
Though sources in the SSLC Board said that results could be announced on May 3 or May 7, the minister did not give any specific date. Sait said that he was satisfied with the way the exams were conducted this year.
There were 33 subjects this year. At least 2.73% students were absent for exams, while 51 students from 2,817 exam centres were debarred for indulging in malpractice.
The minister said that key answers will be uploaded on the board’s website on April 8. Objections can be filed between April 8 and 10.
Sait said that from the next academic year, the examination board itself will conduct the supplementary exams. The state saw a 73.47% pass percentage last year.
The PU exam results may be announced by end of April, Sait mentioned.