Imphal, Feb 24
Education Minister Th. Radheshyam today said that a three member committee headed by the Director Education (S) have started conducting enquiry in connection with the leaking of class XI final exam conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary School.
“A three member committee headed by Education (S) Director, Th. Kirankumar have started conducting enquiry to the leakage of Class XI question paper and have found 10 (Ten) Schools opening the question paper package without following rules and formalities”, Education Minister Radheshyam said.
The committee to enquire the leakage of question paper for 5 subjects for class XI examination conducted by COHSEM was constituted on February 19. Following the leakage of the question paper the class XI final examination has been postponed by the COHSEM.
The Education Minister further said that an FIR has been lodged to the Crime Branch department of the Manipur Home department on February 20 to trace those involved in uploading the leaked question paper to social media.
“If we have to make society good, first we ourselves need to be honest, clean and sincere in our conscience “ ,said Th.Radheshyam during the press meet.
“Life is much more important than examination and one can appear examination 10 times and a guy who is illiterate can turn out a successful person later “,said the Minister.
He also said that suggestions from all are highly accepted and there is room for every improvement in the process of examination but unfortunately it’s high time to discuss a better way by giving education to parents or by any means.
He further appealed to all parents and teachers that they should not forced and give pressure to their children to be in the present trend of marks by using unfair means because life is much more precious than examination and parents and teachers need to be honest ,sincere and together with one cohorts all needed to stop copying during examination or else our future would be lost and terrified.