Bhubaneswar, Jan 21: Ahead of the annual matriculation examination, the School and Mass Education Department has decided to distribute ‘Siksha Darpan’, a booklet of multiple-choice questions (MCQ) and answers, for free among the students.
The ‘Siksha Darpan’ contains a set of 100 questions, including 50 to 60 MCQ and 20 long questions, for each subject.
School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said that a total of 6, 20, 508 lakh students will appear the examination and the 700-page booklets will be printed and provided to them.
The District Education Officers (DEOs) have been asked to provide a detailed list of Class-X students in all government and non-government schools in their respective districts by January 22, he added.
The annual Matric examinations will begin on May 3 and conclude on May 15.