PATNA: Students appearing at Class 12 examinations in Bihar are resorting to innovative methods of cheating in the exam halls as the authorities tighten measures to stop use of unfair means in the exam.
On Thursday, the authorities arrested a girl examinee who had come to the exam centre scribbling answers of physics paper on her salwar.The girl was found cheating at SSB College centre in Bhojpur district.
She was soon expelled from the examination and taken into the police custody. She was released after her father paid the fine.
Another such incident was reported from an exam centre in Sheikhpura district where a girl examinee was caught having come to the examination centre writing answers on her inner garment (brassiere).
She soon started crying. Authorities allowed to sit in the examination only after she changed her clothes and promised not to repeat her mistake in future.
As per reports, an invigilator got suspicious about her behavior when he saw the girl examinee frequently peeping inside her undergarment.
More than 1.2 million students are appearing in the Class 12 examination being conducted by the Bihar School Examination Board.
The state government has tightened measures to stop malpractices in the examination to escape further embarrassment after the video of the guardians climbing atop the walls of the examination centre and supplying chits to the examinees went viral recently.
However, the media has been prohibited from going near the examination centre and taking photographs this time, as per media reports.
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