JSC, JDC exams begin
Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations began across the country on Tuesday.
A total of 22,44,007 examinees out of 23,03,694 under nine educational boards sat in the JSC and JDC examinations in the first day of the examination while 59,687 students were absent, said a handout.
Some 14 students under Barisal, Comilla and Madrasah education boards were expelled for their irregularities.
The examinations will continue till November 17 and the results will be published by December 30.
Students from 28,761 educational institutions are sitting for the examinations from 2,721 centres across the country.
1,03,653 irregular students are taking part in the JSC examination while 18,021 in JDC and the number of special students in JSC is 91,861 while in JDC it is 14,698.
Besides, 681 examinees are sitting in the examinations from eight overseas countries. —UNB