Bhubaneswar, Mar 29 (PTI) The ruling BJD’s student wing today demanded resignation of Union minister Prakash Javadekar, protesting against the CBSE Board’s decision to reconduct two papers of Class X and Class XII. Also Read - Finnish PM Sanna Marin Marries Her Partner of 16 Years in an Intimate Ceremony | See Pics

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to reconduct examinations for Mathematics paper of Class X and Economics paper of Class XII. Also Read - PM Narendra Modi Suggests Practicing Yoga Nidra to Reduce Stress, Shares Fitness Routine Too

The activists of the Biju Chhatra Janata Dal (BCJD) gheraoed the CBSE office here pressing for their demand. Also Read - CBSE Board Exams 2020: Admit Cards Published, Download From

“Why is Prime Minister Narendra Modi silent at a time when the future of lakhs of students is at stake? He should take responsibility and answer. We demand resignation of Javadekar for his incompetency,” said BCJD president, Rana Pratap Patra.

Patra also demanded a high-level probe into the leak to bring the culprits to book.

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