AIOU takes action on settling of inappropriate question paper


Islamabad—Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Monday delisted the paper setter from the panel of paper setters of the university for inclusion of inappropriate question in Functional English paper of Secondary School Certificate Examination Spring 2016, after conducting inquiry.
The action was taken on the recommendations of the Inquiry Committee constituted by the AIOU administration to probe the matter, said a news release issued here.
It is pertinent to mention here that Question No. 5 of paper has been cancelled and proportionate marks would be awarded to the students who appeared in the paper.
A high level committee has also been constituted by the authority to propose a more effective paper setting policy to ensure that such incidents do not occur in the future.—APP