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MUMBAI: Even as their counterparts were declared passed and results were based on internal assessments, thousands of students wanting to better their scores will be taking the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) supplementary exams from Thursday.
The April-May HSC exams were cancelled due to the pandemic. All registered students, including private and repeater candidates had passed. Students wanting to improve their percentage—had passed the exam the previous year—had asked to be assessed and declared passed like their regular and private counterparts. The state insisted on them taking the physical exam. The exams will be held from September 16 to October 11. A total of 12,341 students from the state, including 4,744 from Mumbai division will write physical exams.