Mangaluru, Mar 12, 2015: Dakshina Kannada district, 34,733 students which includes 17,749 female students are to appear for the II PUC examinations which will commence from today March 12, examinations will be held till March 27. As many as 15,746 students have registered for commerce, 12,236 for science and 6,751 have registered for arts stream in the district.
Monitoring with flying squads and vigilance squads has been put in place to insure smooth conduct of the exam. The Department of PU Education has made arrangements to conduct the examination in 52 centres across the district. The department has constituted 10 flying squads to check malpractices during examination in the district. Each flying squad will have three officials including a chairman and two members. Principals of government PU colleges from other districts will serve as chairmen for the flying squads in Dakshina Kannada district.
Apart from the flying squads, the Deputy Director of PU education Thimmaiah will lead a district level squad to check malpractices. Each examination centre will have a vigilance squad. DK DC has clamped prohibitory orders within a 200 mts radius of the examination centres. All the Xerox shops have been asked to down shutters from 8 am till the end of exam of the day.