Mysuru/Dharwad: The JEE Main was held in three cities of the Old Mysuru region. To ensure that students need not travel for long distances to attend the examination and to minimise exposure to the novel coronavirus, three examination centers were opened in Mysuru, Mandya and Shivamogga.
In Mysuru, the examination is being conducted in an institute in Metagalli. On day 1, the examination was held without any glitches. The students informed that the examination was conducted in a very systematic way, with all the necessary precautions being taken. Most of the candidates preferred to come to the institute in their own vehicles.
According to the students, the question paper was a little difficult. A college principal informed that students were not tense about the examination, as they had appeared for the CET earlier. In Mandya, the examination was held smoothly.
The exam was held at two centres in Hubballi and it went off smoothly.
The exam was held at the Institute of Business Management and Research (IBMR) and the Global Business School (GBS). The first session was held from 9am to 12 noon while the second was held from 3pm to 6pm.
The examination will be held till September 6.