Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, May 7:
The Odisha government has decided to act tough with the schools and the teachers which put up a poor show in the annual High School Certificate (HSC) examinations the results of which were announced on Wednesday.
“The teachers of the schools having poor HSC results will be transferred while show cause notices would be served on the aided schools, which have come up with dismal results,” said School and Mass Education minister Debi Prasad Mishra.
Briefing newsmen at the State Secretariat on Wednesday, Mishra said the department would review the annual HSC results in the state.
“Besides, the department would form a committee to ascertain the reason for poor results in nine districts— Puri, Khordha, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Kandhamal, Bargarh, Sambalpur, Sonepur and Malkangiri— where the pass percentage was less than the state average (82.56). It has has been decided to review the performance of each high school in the state,” the minister informed.
He also said that there have been zero results in 14 high schools while on the contrary, 577 high schools have performed 100 percent results.