Hyderabad, June 3: More than 40,000 candidates have abstained from the Intermediate Public Advanced Supplementary Examinations of Maths, Zoology and History held in two sessions across the State on Tuesday.
Of 356,923 registered candidates of first year, 32,766 or 9.18% abstained from exams. Similarly, of 93,096 candidates of second year, 7874 or 8.47% students skipped the exam in the afternoon session. Two cases of malpractices each were booked in the morning and afternoon sessions.
The Board of Intermediate Education had sent Observers to Ranga Reddy, Medak and Mahabubnagar districts. (INN)