Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a vital assembly over Class 12 board examinations Tuesday night, govt sources instructed India TV. He shall be briefed on all potential choices, following in depth discussions with all states and different stakeholders.
On Monday, the federal government knowledgeable the Supreme Court docket that it’ll take a remaining determination throughout the subsequent two days on whether or not to conduct class 12 board exams amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Legal professional Normal Okay Okay Venugopal instructed this to a bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheshwari which stated if the Centre decides to depart from the final yr’s coverage, whereby the remaining board exams have been cancelled as a result of pandemic, then it should give “tangible causes” for it.
Again on April 14, the Central Board of Secondary Schooling (CBSE) had introduced cancellation of sophistication 10 exams and postponement of sophistication 12 exams in view of the surge in coronavirus circumstances. Lately, the Ministry of Schooling had sought detailed solutions from the states and Union Territories until Might 25 on the proposals mentioned in a high-level assembly held on the problem.
The CBSE had proposed conducting the exams between July 15-August 26 and the consequence to be declared in September. The board had additionally proposed two choices: conducting common exams for 19 main topics at notified centres or conducting shorter length exams at respective faculties the place college students are enrolled.