TIRUCHI: A total number of 2,497 students, including 1,139 girls, belonging to 84 schools in the district will appear for the tenth standard public examinations under Matriculation stream on Wednesday.
In two other districts
In Perambalur and Ariyalur districts, 767 students, including 302 girls, from 30 schools will appear for the examination. Three to four flying squads constituted by the District Educational Officers of respective educational districts will carry out surprise inspections, the Inspector of Matriculation Schools for Tiruchi, Ariyalur and Perambalur districts, Guruchandran said.
The examination centres for these students are at nearest government schools. All officials posted for examination duty constitute departmental staff, Mr. Guruchandran said, adding that measures have been put in place to check malpractices.