Kathmandu, May 15, 2016:Â The Grade XI examinations startedÂ on Sunday at 7 am across the nation with attendance of 369, 426 students.
The Higher Secondary Education Board (HSEB) successfully concluded the Grade XII examinations on Friday before starting the Grade XI examinations which will continue until May 25.
The examinees also include differently able students, and students from prisons and child rehabilitation centres.
Anyone found to be disrupting the examinations can be slapped with up to six months’ imprisonment and fined Rs 100,000. If en masse cheating is found to be taking place, the entire examination centre can be cancelled out, as per the law.
HSEB Vice Chairman, Dr Chaitanya Sharma, said 31 monitoring teams have been formed constituting of Education Ministry’s joint secretaries, regional deputy directors, regional administrators and district education officials.