As many as 930 HSC students have applied for the Xerox copies of answer books, while 607 for recounting of marks within the jurisdiction of Aurangabad Division of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) so far.
It may be noted here that the MSBSHSE introduced new system of providing Xerox copies of the answer books to the students since last year. However, there was no facility for re-assessing them.
From this year, the students will be able to apply even for re-assessment. Chairman of Aurangabad division of MSBSHSE Prashant Pathare said that the system of re-assessment has been introduced for the students first time.
The students can get Xerox copies of their answer books after applying from May 30 to June 19.
On obtaining the Xerox copies of answer books, the students will have to submit these with the Board within five days for re-evaluation. He said that around 930 students have applied for seeking Xerox copies of the answer books and 607 submitted application for recounting of marks.
"Compared to last year, number of students seeking Xerox copies of the answer books will go up this year as the last date for seeking copies is June 19," he said. The figure of students who sought copies of the answer books last year was 900.