Huge gatherings were seen outside several schools in the State this morning, as the Education Department of Assam is all set to conduct the Teachers’ Eligibility Test (Primary and Upper Primary) examination for the second time in the State. The examination will start from 8:30 AM.
A total of 2,30,482 candidates have applied for Lower Primary TET examination and 1,66,079 candidates have applied for Upper Primary TET examination.
Meanwhile, the Education Department has asked the police department to deploy adequate security personnel and ensure frisking arrangements at the entry point of each exam centre and escort party during transit of exam materials.
For smooth conduct of the TET examination 2019 the Education Department has informed that candidates will not be allowed to carry any electronic communication device including mobile phones, pagers, Bluetooth, earphones, and tablets.
Moreover, calculators, books, scale or drawing instruments, bags, and water bottles will also not be allowed inside the examination hall. There will be no provisions for the safe custody of these devices at the exam centres and candidates carrying such devices will be solely responsible for their safety.