CONCESSION FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education vide notification No (F Acad. C) Disabled/ C/06. Dated 03-07-06 has given following concessions to physically challenged students.
Students with 40% disability (Deafness, Dumbness, lower vision, Leprosy cured, hearing impairment, Loco–motor disability, mental retardation and mental illness) of permanent nature shall have to secure only 31% marks instead of 36%. This is applicable to both theory and practicals
No examination fee shall be charged from children with special needs with (Deafness, Dumbness, lower vision, Leprosy cured, hearing impairment, Loco – motor disability, mental retardation and mental illness) in case where the disability is 50% or more, of permanent nature.
Note: Such children with special needs shall have to produce certificate from District Medical Board (Competent Authority appointed by the Directorate of Health Services Kashmir/Jammu or documentary proof from the Department of Social Welfare Jammu and Kashmir. The Certificate is to be attached with the Admission cum Permission form.637501632865087236syllabus-12th-revised-5-pm