Nagpur: The examination department of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University(RTMNU) has postponed the examination date of Modern Literature subject of BA final year and BA additional to May 3. This examination was to take place on April 20. Nearly, 6,000 students of these subjects will be affected by this development.
Controller of examination(CoE) Dr Niraj Khatty put the onus of the delay on Maharashtra Knowledge Corporation Limited (MKCL). He said that the date of the examination in the identity card is mentioned April 23 in place of April 20. However, as per the revised time table the date was supposed to be April 20. This is the second instance of the paper being postponed in this course.
Sources informed that the examination had to be postponed as 20 students of BA additional had printing error of examination dates in their identity card. These students had complained about the misprint to the examination department. Sources further informed that after receiving the complaint, the examination department postponed the paper of BA additional along with BA final year as it also has Modern Literature subject.
The students of the BA reacted very angrily due to the delay in the examination. They opined that the papers of the students whose identity cards had misprint should have been postponed and not of the entire students.