Unidentified culprits torched solved papers of intermediate part-II after snatching them from a superintendent of an examination centre who was on the way to submit them to the authorities.
According to details, a superintendent of an examination centre in Kahna Nau area of the City was on the way to submit the solved papers to the authorities concerned when unidentified men chased him. They snatched the papers from him and set blaze before fleeing the scene.
Punjab Minister for Higher Education Yasir Humayun has taken notice of the incident and directed the authorities concerned to apprehend the suspects behind the entire episode.
The Lahore police have also registered an FIR on the complaint of the superintendent against the unidentified people and formed a special team to arrest them.
It is pertinent to mention here that the intermediate part-II exams have commenced under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore from July 10 and would continue until July 27.
The matric part-II exam under the BISE Lahore would commence from July 29 and would continue until August 09.
The federal government had announced to conduct examinations of all classes and made it clear that no student will be promoted to the next class without examinations this year.
It was decided in the meeting that Board exams would begin after June 20. Intermediate and Matric exams would be given priority which will start from the third week of June.