CBSE Class 10 board exams have been cancelled & Class 12 exams have been deferred. The move comes amid a nationwide Covid-19 surge that had led to demands by parents, students, politicians & various states for a government rethink. The big announcement affecting over 35 lakh students followed PM Narendra Modi's meeting on April 14 with the Education Minister & top officers. CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) exams for Class 12, which were to be held from May 4 to June 14, have been postponed, said Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank. A decision will be taken on fresh dates on June 1, he said, adding that students will have at least 15 days' notice before the exams. On the Class 10 exams that were cancelled, the minister said the results would be prepared "on the basis of an objective criterion to be developed by the Board”. He added that students not satisfied with their marks would be given the chance to take the exams whenever they can be held. Watch the video to know more.
Cyclone Tauktae Day-Wise Forecast: Cyclonic Storm To Cross Gujarat Coast Between Porbandar and Naliya on May 18; Check Cyclone Path, Wind Speed and Intensity
Chelsea vs Leicester City, FA Cup 2020–21 Final Live Streaming Online & Match Time in India: How to Watch CHE vs LEI Live Telecast on TV & Football Score Updates in IST?
BITSTAT Exam 2021 Postponed by Birla Institute of Technology & Science Amid Rising COVID-19 Cases; Last Date to Submit Application Form Extended
XXX OnlyFans Star, Richelle 'Rara' Knupper, Goes Viral After Revealing That Her High School Teacher Subscribes to Her R-rated Content and 'Always Knew She Was Special'; Netizens 'Disgusted'
Pakistan vs West Indies 2021 Schedule: Get PAK vs WI Time Table and Match Fixtures
'Misuse of Steroids is Major Cause Behind Mucormycosis', Says AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria Read More
India Records Over 3.26 Lakh New COVID-19 Cases, 3,890 Deaths in Past 24 Hours
Cyclone Tauktae Update: Cyclonic Storm To Further Intensify Into ‘Very Severe Cyclonic Storm’ by May 17, Expected To Hit Gujarat Coast by May 18
Global COVID-19 Caseload Tops 161.5 Million, Deaths Surge to More Than 3.35 Million: Johns Hopkins University
Israel-Palestine Conflict: Violent Clashes Spread Across West Bank; About 10 Palestinians Killed in Unrest, Hundreds Injured
Madhuri Dixit Birthday Special: 5 Powerful Dialogues Delivered by the Dhak Dhak Girl That Were Totally On-Point
Indian-American Neera Tanden Appointed White House Senior Adviser to US President Joe Biden