Nearly 15.05 lakh students will appear for Class 12 Maharashtra State board exams which begins from today i.e. February 18, 2020. The HSC examination, which is conducted by Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE), ends on March 18.
The media quoted Ms. Shakuntala Kale, Chairman of the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary, as saying, about 8.43 lakh boys and 6.61 girls will appear for the exam.
As a pre-emptive step to thwart malpractices, the Board has deployed over 273 flying squads as well as appointed Special Women’s Squad in every district. The Board’s 24/7 official helpline numbers to address queries of students and parents have also been made operational.