Patna: As many as 200 students were rusticated here on Friday for their act of misconduct on the third day of the Xth standard examination conducted by the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB). The students will be able to give the second attempt next year.

Lallan Jha, secretary BSEB informed that the board is adopting every possible measure to prevent cheating and other wrong doings performed by the students appearing for Xth standard examination.

 The District administration officials have been assigned with the responsibility to maintain security at the examination centre. There are 1738 centres in the district. Immediate actions are being taken against the students for their misbehavior.

Meanwhile the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAK) expelled one of the students in Dumka based school. As informed, the student was appearing for the Xth board exams.