Bhubaneswar, Jan 15: The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has decided to conduct Odisha Civil Services (OCS) main examination and assistant surgeon examination with strict Covid guidelines.
The OCS (main) exam will begin from January 20 while the exam for assistant surgeon will be conducted on January 23.
Wearing N95 face mask is mandatory for all candidates and candidates without mask will not be allowed to enter into the venue. Candidates need to remove their masks for verification, whenever required by the examination functionaries.
“Candidates must follow Coved-19 norms of social distancing as well as personal hygiene inside the examination hall as well as in the premises of the venue. The sitting arrangements have been made accordingly keeping in view the social distancing norms. In case a candidate develops Covid symptoms, he/she needs to bring it to the notice of the invigilator immediately. Isolation-cum-examination hall has been arranged for such candidates,” said an official.