BARAMULLA: To finalise the arrangements put in place for the smooth conduct of forthcoming Services Selection Board (SSB) examinations scheduled from April 21in Baramulla, District Development Commissioner (DDC) Baramulla, Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash chaired a meeting here on Monday.
The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, Farooq Ahmad Baba, SP Baramulla Shafqat Hussain, Assistant Commissioner Revenue Bashir Ahmad Bhat, chief education officer, representatives of JKSSB, exam observers, district heads of different departments and educational institutions where the examination centres have been fixed.
A total of 11355 candidates are appearing for different posts in about 31 centres across the district.
According to an official handout, threadbare discussion was held regarding the posting of staff, examination observers, seating and accommodation arrangements and other necessary facilities. Flying squads were also constituted for the smooth conduct of the examinations.
All the candidates appearing in the examinations were asked not to bring mobile phones or other electronic gadgets with them which are strictly prohibited even in the centre premises, it read.
The DDC emphasised upon the concerned to ensure smooth conduct of examinations besides directing the officers to deploy sufficient staff at the centres and for the transportation of examination material. Section 144 of CrPC shall also remain in effect around exam the centres, it added.