Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has urged Council of Boards of School Education (COBSE) in India to show integrity, skill, and diligence while conducting examinations to reinforce people’s faith in the examination system of the country.
Inaugurating the 47th annual conference of COBSE, CM Sonowal said more modern and advanced technologies should be implemented and changes the system according to the ever-changing times.
The CM said, “It is, therefore, very important that members of COBSE display integrity, exemplary skill, and diligence in conducting examinations so that faith of the people in the examination system gets reinforced.”
He added, “Technology is one medium through which we can hold examinations in the most efficient and transparent manner. Many competitive examinations have experimented with the technological developments and this has yielded remarkable results.”
CM Sonowal also mentioned PM Narendra Modi’s vision of a youth-led nation and urged the board to look for strategies to make exams stress free and dispel the fear associated with the idea of exams.