Headlines December 12, 2020
CBSE Board exams will not be in March
After a number of media reports that the CBSE Exam 2021 will be held in March and students need to get ready, the Board has issued a clarification and said any decision on CBSE Class 10 and Class 12 exam dates will be given at the appropriate time through the official website.
This statement comes after many social media platforms circulated the news that the board exam dates of CBSE Class 10 and CBSE Class 12 examinations including the dates of CBSE practical exams are out. This led to panic among students and parents.
Issuing a statement, the CBSE said that the board is aware of the condition of the students and parents in the time of the pandemic and therefore decision would be taken by CBSE that will only be taken after consultation with all the stakeholders.
The CBSe had earlier said that the exams will be held in offline or written mode, as and when they are to be conducted and consultations on the CBSE exam dates for holding the examination are still underway.
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank also noted that adequate time would be given to the students who are preparing for the CBSE board exams for Classes 10 and 12. He also clarified that there is no compulsion to conduct examinations in March.H