The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Wednesday annulled class 10 exams and delayed class 12 exams considering rapid increase in COVID-19 cases. The CBSE tenth, twelfth board exams were planned to be held from May 4.
The decision was taken at a significant level meeting led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, Cabinet Secretary, School and Higher Education Secretaries and other high ranking representatives were a part of the meeting.
The pandemic circumstance in the nation is seeing a resurgence of COVID 19 positive cases in numerous states, with a couple of states having been influenced more than others. In the present circumstance, schools have been closed down in 11 states. Looking to the current circumstance of the pandemic and school closures, and furthermore considering the safety and health of the understudies, the govt has chosen to delay the CBSE Board Exams 2021.
CBSE Class twelfth Board Exam Postponed
The Board Exams for Class XIIth to be held from May fourth to June, fourteenth, 2021 are thusly delayed. These exams will be held from hereafter. The circumstance will be explored on first June 2021 by the Board, and subtleties will be shared consequently. A notification of at any rate 15 days will be given before the beginning of the assessments.
CBSE Class tenth Board Exam Cancelled
The Board Exams for Class Xth to be held from fourth May to June fourteenth, 2021 are therefore dropped. The results of Class Xth Board will be set up based on a target standard to be created by the Board. Any contender who isn't happy with the imprints allotted to him/her on this premise will be allowed a chance to sit in an exams as and when the conditions are helpful for to hold the exams.
An extraordinary alleviation for students, guardians: Kejriwal
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal invited the choice to cancel CBSE class 10 board exams and delay class 12 exams. "I'm happy that the exams have been dropped/delayed. This is an incredible help for lakhs of understudies and their parents," Kejriwal tweeted.
I'm happy that the exams have been dropped/deferred. This is an incredible help for lakhs of understudies and their parents… https://t.co/qrX3jYN7Bw
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) 1618390079000
Happy govt dropped tenth exams, take ultimate decision on twelfth exam as well: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra additionally invited Center choice to drop tenth board exams and asked govt to settle on twelfth exams as well. "Happy the public authority has at last dropped the tenth standard exams anyway an official conclusion MUST be taken for the twelfth grade as well. Holding students under unjustifiable tension until June has neither rhyme nor reason. It's out of line. I encourage the public authority to choose now," she tweeted on Wednesday.
Happy the public authority has at last dropped the tenth standard exams anyway a ultimate conclusion MUST be taken for the 1… https://t.co/aSVXDlCxqe
— Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (@priyankagandhi) 1618390916000