Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces waiver of matriculation exam fee for state board students

Bhubaneswar:  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik directed to waive Matric examination fees of the students, appearing High School Certificate Exam this year to be conducted by Board of Secondary Education, in the greater interest of the students. State Government will bear Rs. 27 Crore on this account and more than 6 Lakh students will be benefited, he added.