HYDERABAD: Students breathed a sigh of relief with the announcement by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) to lower the pass mark for class X and class XII board examinations from 2018.
The pass mark has been reduced from 35 to 33 for Xth standard and from 40 to 35 for XIIth standard.
Principals said that they were expecting this change from 2019 as many talks were held. Students are happy as the exam season has begun on a positive note, they said.
Reshma Joshi, headmistress of Aurobindo International School, said, “We are yet to receive an official notification. Since it was announced by a senior official we are taking it as a confirmation.”
The ISC examinations have been scheduled from February 7 and will end on April 2. The ICSE examinations have been scheduled from February 26 to end on March 28.
A few members suggested that the board should avoid middlemen including mutawallis and collect rents directly.
Hyderabad has been successful in enhancing the sense of security among women and with this campaign.
The Hyderabad High Court directed the Director General of Police of AP to explain by June 26 under how this was being allowed.
Whoever acts against the country, we will take action against them.
The university advised students to alert its officials if they were approached by touts.
Woman had promised the mother a job, then abducted the baby.
Senior legislator D.K. Aruna asked the leadership who was encouraging jokers and brokers in the party.
The TRS will meet the same fate if it fails to extend support to demand for SCS to AP, he had said.
His father has written to the minister of external affairs, Ms Sushma Swaraj, to help trace his son.
The orders come a fortnight after the scam in allotting medical college seats under the sports quota was exposed.
The autorickshaw was carrying nine students.
The traffic police has resumed the crackdown after complaints of roads being blocked due to encroachments.