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REET – 2022: Massive security in Jaipur to foil paper leak attempts

Nearly 15.67 lakh students are appearing in the exam. Of them, about 4 lakh will appear in the REET Level -1 exam, while 12.94 lakh in REET Level – 2.

July 21, 2022, 10:43 am

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Jaipur: The papers of REET – 2022 will be kept in a strong room of the police lines in Jaipur. Many additional security measures are being taken to ensure that papers don’t leak. The strong room will be under CCTV surveillance and an additional DCP-rank officer will be deputed to monitor the security arrangements. REET – 2022 will be conducted on July 23 and July 24.

“The recording of the CCTV will be under surveillance round the clock. The footage will be monitored by an ADM-level officer. Papers of all the examination centres of Jaipur district will kept in the police lines with three-layer security,” a senior police officer said.

While the papers will reach the strong rooms a day before, the password to the box containing the papers will be shared with the centre supervisor just 30 minutes before the exam starts. There will be two locks. All the vehicles involved in transporting examination papers will be equipped with a global positioning system (GPS). A video recording will also be conducted when the papers are transferred.

Nearly 15.67 lakh students are appearing in the exam. Of them, about 4 lakh will appear in the REET Level -1 exam, while 12.94 lakh in REET Level – 2. The exam will be conducted at 1376 examination centres across the state.

“In Jaipur, nearly 3.5 lakh students will appear in the exam to be conducted at 219 examination centres. The students would need to enter the centre an hour before the exam starts. There will be four stations where special arrangements will be made for the students,” said an officer.

First published: July 20, 2022