10 Lakh Students Skip UP Board Exams After Crackdown on Mass Cheating
Lucknow, October 17: The official answer key of Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) 2017 is expected to be released on Tuesday. All candidates who seek to download the answer key can visit the official website of TET 2017 at www.upbasiceduboard.gov.in.
As per earlier reports, the answer key was supposed to be released at 3 pm. However, the website (www.upbasiceduboard.gov.in.) was down presently. The issue is expected to be resolved soon. As per speculations, heavy website traffic might have caused it to crash.
UPTET 2017 was held on October 15 in two sessions to recruit teachers from class 1 to class 8 in the state.
A report claimed that over 9 lakh people registered for the UPTET 2017, out of which, 3.49 lakh applications were submitted for the position of primary teachers and over 6.27 lakh for higher primary.
The registration process for UPTET 2017 began in August. Reports claim that candidates faced difficulty even while downloading the UPTET 2017 admit card.