For the first time, facial recognition system will be used in TS Eamcet 2020 entrance exam to be held from September 9 in various exam centres in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
The facial recognition technology is being used to check impersonation and irregularities in TS Eamcet.
Earlier, biometric attendance system was used in TS Eamcet.
But due to corona pandemic, Eamcet officials have replaced biometric system with facial recognition system. In biometric system, students need to give fingerprints on the machine which is not safe to touch in this corona pandemic situation.
TS Eamcet 2020 convenor Prof Goverdhan said that 1,43,165 candidates have registered for TS Eamcet 2020.
79 exams centres are set up in Telangana and 23 centres are set up in Andhra Pradesh.