After days of protests by a number of unsuccessful college students, the West Bengal Higher Secondary Council Monday introduced that every one the unsuccessful candidates of the category 12 board examination had been declared as handed.
Estimating the determine of unsuccessful candidates to be round 18,000, the WBCHSE informed reporters that the council sympathetically revised the analysis given the difficulties confronted by the scholars within the COVID-19 state of affairs and declared all of them handed.
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To a query, if all of the 18,000 candidates who had failed within the exams had been declared as having handed, council president Mahua Das informed PTI “Sure, excepting those that had not enrolled themselves for sophistication 12. Sadly, among the college students who had not enrolled themselves for sophistication 12 had additionally participated within the agitation”.
Nonetheless, Das didn’t specify the variety of such college students.
The candidates have been demanding that they be declared as passed as no examinations had been held this yr as a result of pandemic.
Of the 8,19, 202 greater secondary candidates, 97.69 per cent of them were declared to have passed the examination, outcomes of which had been declared on July 22.
An analysis methodology was labored out this yr based mostly on marks obtained by an examinee within the Madhyamik (class 10 examination) and one of the best of 4 topic scores in school 11 annual examination.
The evaluation marks in school 12 practicals within the case of science topics and initiatives by college students of humanities had been added to the analysis standards.
The council president informed reporters that every one the unsuccessful candidates have been declared handed after assessment of their 2020 class 11 annual leads to their respective faculties and evaluation marks for practicals/initiatives in school 12.
The outcomes had been declared on July 22 and since then the scholars who had failed staged demonstrations throughout the state prompting the state authorities to ask the council president for reviewing the outcomes.
“All these college students, having received revised mark sheets, had both fared very poorly of their class 11 annual exams or failed within the practicals or initiatives in school 12 and therefore had been declared unsuccessful within the analysis standards.
“Some had been even discovered to have appeared for some topics within the annual examination and never for all of the papers. They had been included amongst those that had failed,” Das stated.
Referring to the agitation by unsuccessful HS candidates because the publication of outcomes, the council president stated “after talks with the federal government, we now have sympathetically thought-about the hardships confronted by those that had not handed the exams and evaluated their outcomes.”
Das stated those that had been dissatisfied with the poor grades awarded to them will be capable of sit for exams as soon as the state of affairs improves, offered they formally apply for a similar.
College students had blocked roads, broken furnishings in faculties, gheraoed academics for a number of days demanding they be declared handed after the publication of HS outcomes.
The cross share of sophistication 10 Bengal board examination this yr, the place about 10 lakh college students had appeared, was 100 per cent.