Uttarakhand board exams begin

Dehradun: Class XII board examinations in institutions affiliated to Uttarakhand School Education Council began here on Monday with a total of 1,34,796 students appearing for the tests.

Class X board exam will begin tomorrow, USEC officials said, adding that a total of 1,80,114 will appear for the test.

A total of 1,257 test centres have been set up across the state, besides a control room at the Board headquarters here and one each in all the 13 districts for smooth conduct of the examinations, they said.