The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has taken a decisive stance against the proliferation of false information and rumours surrounding the upcoming Class 10 and Class 12 board examinations of 2024. Expressing concern over the dissemination of fake news and unfounded claims, CBSE has issued a stern warning to individuals and platforms engaged in spreading rumours, particularly regarding paper leaks and fake links to sample papers.
CBSE issues notification
In a notification titled ‘Against rumours and fake information about upcoming CBSE Class X & XII Exams’, the board has reiterated its commitment to maintaining the integrity and credibility of the examination process. Emphasizing the gravity of the situation, CBSE also underscored the potential consequences of such misconduct and the detrimental impact it could have on students’ preparations and the examination system as a whole.
CBSE asks students, parents to be alert
The board has vowed to take stringent action against those found guilty of spreading false information, signalling a zero-tolerance approach towards any attempts to undermine the sanctity of the examination process. As the Class 10 and Class 12 board exams draw near, CBSE urged students, parents, and educators to remain vigilant and refrain from engaging with unverified information.
Board exams to commence from Feb 15
CBSE has reaffirmed its stance regarding the board examinations for Classes 10 and 12, maintaining that they are set to commence on February 15, 2024, and will extend until April 2, 2024. With the countdown to the examination underway, the board has assured students and parents alike that extensive preparations have been undertaken to facilitate the seamless and equitable administration of these crucial assessments.