Meerut: Good news for the disabled students in Uttar Pradesh. The examinees are not in a position to write examination papers in Uttar Pradesh Board Examination, may avail the writer facility to do the same. For this, he/she has to take approval from the Office of the District School Inspector in this regard.

The UP Board has made arrangement of writers for the disabled students who have lost either their sight or hand in an accident. To avail this facility, they have to submit an application form to the Office of District School Inspector.

Other disabled examinees can also avail the writer facility through the center head while filling up the application form. Such examinees have to make declarations that they will not be in a position to write papers in the examination hall.

Only those students can be writers who have secured 45 percent marks in the examination. The writers will have to annex copies of their marks-sheets with the application form.