A section of students also demonstrated their protest shouting slogans like ‘Gauhati University hai hai’, ‘Gauhati University go back!’ and demanded solution for their problems.
The students section alleged irregular and faulty evaluation of their answer sheets as a number of students scored ‘inexplicably’ low marks in their papers that have raised the suspicion of the students.
A section of students expressed their resentment and demanded early solution for their grievance against the examination system.
A student also said that it is a threat to their future in terms of further studies and consequent career.
They stated that the present system would take a long time to recheck the papers, if an appeal is made, and students have to suffer a lot as a result of this.
An unexpected back in the examination even after good performance by the students leads them to a bleak future, a section of students also alleged.
In Statistics department, out of 25 students, 21 got backlogs on their 5th semester examination. While some of the students said that they scored ‘0’ zero marks on their subjects.
“How is this possible? We appeal to the University authorities to not play with our future,” remarked a student.
“Only a few days are left before our final semester exams begin. The University authorities must look into the issue,” added another student.