The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has started its helpline for students appearing in the upcoming examinations. The board exams for class 10 and class 12 are due to start from 5th March and will continue till 13th April.
To help the students to resolve any query they might have for the examinations or to get tips from teachers they can call the helpline started by CBSE.
The telephone based counselling service by the CBSE board will continue till April 13. The CBSE counselling will be provided by almost 91 principals, trained counsellors, psychologists, and special educators.
The Board has provided this facility in India and abroad. Out of the 91 counsellors, 71 will be available in India while 20 will be in Nepal, Saudi Arabia (Al-Khobar), Oman, the United Arab Emirates (Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al-Khaimah), Kuwait, Singapore, Qatar and Japan.
To speak to the counsellors, students can call 1800 11 8004 number from anywhere in India between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. till April 13.
While the normal queries will be answered by the operators and in case of complicated queries the same will be connected to principals or counsellors in case of exam-related anxiety or stress.
Students can also get counselling by mailing at firstname.lastname@example.org and by checking the CBSE website.