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Dhaka Board to extend deadline for filling out SSC form

Staff correspondent

8 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The Dhaka Education Board will extend the time of form fill up for Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination-2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

In a letter on Wednesday, Dhaka Board Examination Controller Professor SM Amirul Islam said the new deadline for form fill up for the SSC will be informed soon. The students can fill up their forms without paying any late fees.

In the letter, he informed the matter to the educational institutions under the board. Action will be taken if any educational institutions will take additional fees from the students for the form fill up, it also said.

On March 21, the board issued a notification regarding the filling up of SSC forms for the year 2021.

According to the notification, this form must be filled from April 1 to 7 and fees can be submitted till April 8 and no other fees except the amount fixed by the board can be charged during the form fill up.

Application can be filed between April 10-13 and with late fee of Tk100 by April 15, it also said.