Panjab University Issues SOPs to Conduct Semester Exams from July

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Panjab University Issues SOPs to Conduct Semester Exams from July

The University has finalized standard operative procedures (SOPs) to conduct exams for exit classes from July, said Panjab University Exam Controller Dr. Parvinder Singh.

As per the SOP, a maximum of 150 candidates will be allowed at each centre in one session. The duration of the exam will be of 2 hours.

For the safety and good health of students, Not more than 15 candidates and an invigilator will be allowed in a room. 

Furthermore, no candidate living in red zones/containment zones will be allowed to appear in the exams. Separate arrangements will be made for these candidates.

The University has also made it mandatory for the students, teachers and staff to wear masks.

Moreover, the staffers on examination duty have to download the Arogya Setu application to check their COVID-19 status.

In addition to this, examination halls will be sanitised and thermal screening of every entrant in the hall will be conducted to safeguard the health of everyone,

Any student or staffer under quarantine or having symptoms of Covid-19 will not be allowed to enter the centre.

As the nation continues to witness an increase in coronavirus cases, Panjab University had come forward and vacated two of its hostels to convert them into quarantine centres to support the fight against Covid-19.