High tech tightens
To ensure no cheating occurs, high-tech measures, such as face recognition and fingerprint verification systems, will be used for the first time in many places for this year’s gaokao, or national college entrance exam, according to China News Service.
Many cheating cases have occurred across the country during the gaokao. China has listed cheating in the exam as a criminal act in its newly amended Criminal Law effective from Nov 1 last year.
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