Bhubaneswar: The Pathani Samanta Mathematics Scholarship Test (PMST) will be conducted as per the schedule despite the holiday, informed BSE Controller of Examinations, Nihar Ranjan Mohanty.
Talking to media persons, Mohanty said: “PMST will be held tomorrow as per the schedule even though it is a public holiday on account of Makar Sankranti.”
Pathani Samanta Mathematics Scholarship Test is being conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha, to provide the scholarship for the eligible students.
On Monday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had announced that Makar Sakranti (January 15) as a Government holiday.
As per the notification released yesterday, all State Government offices and educational institutions will remain closed.