Bhubaneswar , 12/9 ( Odisha Samachar/Abhisek Mohanty ) :The Board of Secondary Education, Odisha has been designated as the professional body vide notification No.8635/SME dtd.02.04.2012 to conduct the OTET examination in the State. In absence of fixed time schedule, inconvenience is experienced in conducting the OTET. To meet the requirement of teachers, the State Government after careful consideration have decided to conduct OTET twice in a year i.e. on 1st Sunday of June and 1st Sunday of December of the year. In case of exigencies date may be deferred to the next suitable date by the Government as told by School and Mass Communication Minister Debi Prasad Mishra.