BSEAP SSC Dates 2020: Andhra Pradesh Board of Secondary Education, BSEAP will be conducting the SSC or Class 10th exams from July 10. The annual public examinations for Secondary School Certificate or SSC were before slated to be held in the first week of March.
At first, the exams were delayed due to the elections announced to local bodies followed by the preventive measures taken to arrest the spread of coronavirus across the state, and due to the subsequent COVI-19 lockdown.
Today, the State Education Minister Audimulapu Suresh informed that the BSEAP SSC exams will now be conducted with all precautions for the prevention of coronavirus spread.
The minister said that there are more than 4,000 centres and only 10-12 will be allowed to sit in each room. He also said the government is arranging for about 8 lakh face masks for the students.
The minister said exams for ”AP Open School” will also be held in a similar fashion with all necessary precautions.
He added, they were opening 1,022 exam centres as against the previous 580 for open school exams.
“We have identified 4,154 examination centres across the state. Only 10-12 students will be accommodated in each examination room at these centres. We are also readying about eight lakh face masks for the students,” the minister said at an official review meeting.
Therefore, sanitisers will be kept at all exam centres, the invigilators will be supplied hand gloves as part of coronavirus prevention measures. Moreover, 4,500 thermal scanners will be kept ready at the exam centres.
The minister said there would not be any exam centres in the containment zones.
“If any new cases are found anywhere and a particular area is earmarked as (new) containment zone, we will shift the examination centre to an alternative location. Officials have been directed to identify such alternative locations and keep them ready,” Mr Suresh said.
AP SSC July 2020: Detailed date-sheet
- July 10 – First Language (Group A), First Language Paper -I (Composite Course)
- July 11 – Second Language
- July 12 – English
- July 13 – Mathematics
- July 14 – General Science
- July 15 – Social Studies
- July 16 – First Language Paper II (Composite Course), OSSC Main Language Paper I
- July 17 – OSSC Main Language Paper II, SSC Vocational Course (Theory)