Class 10th & 12th Board Exams Cancelled, PM Says Safety Of Students Most Important.
Jodhpur: There will be no Class 12 board exams this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thrusday, ending weeks of anxiety among students and parents over the Covid situation in the country. The decision was taken because of “uncertain conditions” due to COVID-19 and based on feedback from different stakeholders, said his office. Get latest updates about 12th board exams through SMS/E-mail. Click here to Subscribe.
“Students should not be forced to appear for exams in such a stressful situation,” a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said.
“The health and safety of our students is of utmost importance and there will be no compromise on this aspect,” said the statement, quoting PM Modi.
Both CBSE and RBSE Class 12 exams have been cancelled.