India’s prime training physique that conducts board exams has promised to take motion after it discovered an “inappropriate query” in a Class 12 paper.
The query on the 2002 Gujarat riots requested which celebration was in energy within the state when the killings came about.
One of many questions in Class 12 Sociology Time period 1 examination requested, “The unprecedented scale and unfold of anti-Muslim violence in Gujarat in 2002 came about beneath which authorities?”
It gave 4 decisions to reply: “Congress, BJP, Democratic, Republican.”
The Central Board of Secondary Schooling, or CBSE, tweeted that it has acknowledged the error.
“A query has been requested in immediately’s Class 12 Sociology Time period 1 examination which is inappropriate and in violation of the CBSE pointers for exterior topic consultants for setting query papers. CBSE acknowledges the error made and can take strict motion in opposition to the accountable individuals,” the CBSE stated.
A query has been requested in immediately’s class 12 sociology Time period 1 examination which is inappropriate and in violation of the CBSE pointers for exterior topic consultants for setting query papers.CBSE acknowledges the error made and can take strict motion in opposition to the accountable individuals
— CBSE HQ (@cbseindia29) December 1, 2021
Over a thousand folks had been killed in riots after a coach of Sabarmati Categorical was burnt in Gujarat’s Godhra in 2002. The prepare was carrying Hindu pilgrims; 59 of them died within the hearth.
In a closure report in February 2012, a particular investigation crew exonerated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was Chief Minister of Gujarat in 2002, and 63 others citing “no prosecutable proof”.