Patna to soon have a first-of-its-kind examination center which will have a seating capacity of more than 25,000 students at a time.
“It will be the biggest-ever examination complex in the country,” said a senior official of the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) who will be constructing the complex.
The complex will be equipped with CCTV cameras, cell phone jammers and webcasting facilities to check any unfair means by student appearing for the examination. The complex will be spread over 6.70 acres of the plot near the old bypass road.
“ The complex will have 44 halls with a seating capacity of 20,680 examinees for offline examination. Besides, the premises will have another 20 halls with 4,400 seating capacity for online examination. A total of 25,080 examinees can sit in all the halls at a time,” the BSEB chairman Anand Kishor told Chief Minister Nitish Kumar while making a presentation about the same.