PATNA: Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has decided to enhance the prize money for its intermediate and matric examination toppers. Now, the intermediate and matric toppers will get Rs 1 lakh cash prize along with laptops.
This was decided in a meeting of the BSEB governing council here on Monday.
Earlier, the toppers of the intermediate and matric examinations have been getting Rs 25,000 and one laptop each.
The second palace holders in both the examinations will get Rs 75000 while the students stood third will get Rs 50000. They will also get laptops as received earlier.
Besides this the top three finishers will also get e book reader.
The fourth and fifth position holders of the intermediate examinations and fourth to 10th finishers of the matric examinations will also get cash awards, laptops and other prizes as they used to get earlier.
The governing council has also decided to create separate wings for different examinations the board conducts round the year.
The governing council has approved creations of separate posts of examination controller for its teachers' eligibility test (TET), diploma in elementary education examinations (two years), diploma in elementary education examinations (distance education mode) and Simultla Residential School entrance test .
As per the name of the exmiantion different section will be established in the board office.
The meeting has also approved posts to run the different sections.