Leaked images of OTET (Odisha Teacher Eligibilty Test) question papers on social media has prompted the authorise to postpone the ongoing exam on Wednesday.
As per reports, the news of the question paper leak broke during the first shift of the ongoing exam being conducted today.
Board of Secondary Education (BSE) President Jahan Ara Begum said on the turn of unexpected development, “We have got information regarding this incident. An investigation is in progress. A decision will be taken only after the investigation.”
The OTET exam had been scheduled for January 16. The first shift of the exam was to be conducted between 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM and the second shift of the exam was scheduled between 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
Around 1 lakh and 12000 candidates had applied for the OTET exam this year.