In a shocking case of mass cheating in 12 standard exams in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, a total of 959 class 12th students have been found involved in copying incident.
It came to light when it was observed that the students attempted the same questions and made the same mistakes. As per a report in a national daily, it is one of the single largest incident of mass copying from Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board.
Despite strict measures taken to keep an eye on mass copying, the incident has occurred. In conclusion to which the results of these students have been withheld till 2020 and they have failed in subjects where they have found cheating.
The suspicion over the matter aroused when it was observed that a large number of students wrote the same answers for the same questions and even made the same mistakes. As per the report, economics, English literature and statistics were the subjects in which the students are suspected to have cheated.
As per reports, some students have informed a committee that the answers to the questions were dictated to them by the teachers in the centers.