Over 9,000 absent on 1st day of SSC, equivalent exams

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Over 9,000 absent on 1st day of SSC, equivalent exams

Over 9,000 absent on 1st day of SSC, equivalent exams

A total of 9,742 candidates remained absent on the first day of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations began across the country yesterday.

Some 26 more students were expelled for adopting unfair means in the examinations, reported the UNB. 

This year, 1,774,533 students sat for the examinations -- 1,431,118 for the SSC examinations from eight general education boards while 244,209 for Dakhil exam under the Madrasah Education Board and 99,206 students for the vocational exam under the Bangladesh Technical Education Board. 

The written examinations will continue until February 25 while the practical examination will be held from February 26 to March 4.