New Delhi: On Monday, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced that it will provide digital mark sheets, pass certificates and migration certificates to the students from CBSE affiliated schools in Kerala, in case they've lost them in the floods.
Recently, Kerala has been hit by the worst floods due to which the board thought of taking this step, as board exam academic documents are crucial for admissions to universities etc. CBSE has collaborated with NeGD and developed its very first digital academic repository called 'Parinam Manjusha'.
Parinam Manjusha is a repository from which students can retrieve their respective academic documents.
In a statement released my the board read, "The digital academic documents being provided through Parinam Manjusha/DigiLocker are digitally signed using digital signature of Controller of Examinations of CBSE which make them legally valid digital document as per the IT Act. These documents are also having PKI based OR codes and such documents can be verified for the authenticity using the DigiLocker mobile app."
"The CBSE will re-send login-id and password of Parinam Manjusha/DigiLocker pertaining to students of the year 2016-2018 on their mobile numbers provided with Class X or XII data," CBSE Secretary Anurag Tripathi said in a statement. (INDIAONLINE.IN)