VIJAYAWADA: In a primary, the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) has employed a third party to set the query paper and for analysis of Group-1 Mains answer sheets. While the fee had performed the examination digitally in December, it’s going to additionally consider the answer sheets in an analogous method any more.
“The idea is to reduce the burden. Until recently, three sets of papers (A, B & C) had to be designed as the exam was conducted in three sessions. Now, as the paper is set by a third party and available only in the company’s software just one question paper was designed. The digital question paper was dispatched to the candidates’ tabs when the exam was scheduled to begin,” mentioned APPSC secretary PSR Anjaneyulu.
He additionally mentioned the train will assist the evaluators examine the answer sheets from a distant location.
“The company hired for the job is well recognised. We had given them the entire syllabus and a few patterns for the question paper, on the basis of which they set the paper. It has trained those who will evaluate the papers,” mentioned Anjaneyulu, including the software program is totally secured and there is not going to be any lapses in the course of the analysis.
Moreover, he mentioned, the process will assist convey complete transparency in all the means of conducting the exams and asserting the outcomes.
“Several allegations were made in the past regarding APPSC’s ‘unethical’ involvement in the exams. With absolutely no involvement of the commission, baseless allegations cannot be made against us anymore,” the secretary noticed.