13,000 pieces of unused additional answer scripts (loose sheets) of this year’s SSC examinations were recovered by the Jessore Education Board officials from storeroom of Jessore Government Girls’ High School on Wednesday
The education board sent 22,000 additional answer script during the examination period. The said school returned only 2,000 additional answer script saying that 20,000 of it were used in the examination.
Based on secret information, Controller of Examinations Mohammad Selim and Deputy Controller of the same department Ajmal Gani went to the school to investigate the matter.
The Headmistress Morsheda Begum denied the allegation of keeping any unused additional answer scripts in her possession.
Later the board authority challenged the headmistress and asked her to unlock the storeroom.
When unlocked the board authority found 26 packets containing 13,000 of additional answer scripts
The answer scripts were then taken back to the board. The board will probe the matter.