Odisha TET 2019: The Odisha Teachers’ Eligibility Test (TET) 2019 will now be conducted online, said the president of the board Jahan Ara Begum. The development comes in the wake of the question papers leak in Odisha TET which was to be held on January 16.

Stating the examination would be held after matric exam, Begum said, “The examinations which were cancelled due to question l paper leak on social media will be held online. The examination will be held after the completion of the annual High School Certificate examination and further information on it will be given on the website.”

The January 16 exam was cancelled following allegations of question paper leak in the social media. It caused strong resentment among the candidates. Over 1.2 lakh students had appeared the examination in 250 centres across the state.