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Disciplinary action against studentsTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Directorate of Higher Secondary has initiated disciplinary action against three students who were found copying in the Higher Secondary examination that commenced in the State on March 15. A release from the directorate said the working of the 55 vigilance squads would be intensified from March 20. Staff Reporter

Ex-servicemen for poll dutyTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Those who have retired from the Military, Para Military forces and those in the NCC who are willing to work as Special Police Officers in Thiruvananthapuram city for the forthcoming elections to the Assembly on April 22 should directly register their names with the election cell of the City Police Commissionerate. A release issued by the Police said applications received after March 31 will not be entertained. Staff Reporter