27 January 2020 | Source: Oswaal Editorial Board
As per latest reports, the Central Board of Secondary Education has apprised students, parents and guardians on the spread of fake news and rumors about the upcoming board examination.
“It is being noticed that certain unscrupulous elements intend to spread rumors by hosting fake videos and messages on news platforms and social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Twitter to spread confusion and panic amongst students, parents, schools and general public,” official said
“The mischievous elements involved in such activities are hereby warned and advised to restrain themselves from such unlawful activities of spreading rumors. In case, any such information comes to the notice of the CBSE, immediate remedial action as necessary and measures as per provisions of law will be taken by the CBSE,”
The Board has also appealed to public in general to cooperate with the Board for the smooth conduct of exams 2020 and not to participate in spreading of rumors and not believe baseless information.
Board Exams for class 12th are scheduled from February 15 to March 30, while the Class X Board exams will be held from February 15 to March 20.