The Education Ministry has cancelled the CBSE Board Exam of Class 10 and also postponed the 12th Board Exam Till 30 May 2021. The decision to Cancel CBSE 10th Board Exam and to postpone the Class 12th Board Exam came after the meeting Chaired by PM Narendra Modi and Education Minister.
According to the official notification, Today Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi Ji chaired a high-level meeting to review the examinations to be held at various levels in view of the developing Corona situation.
Honourable Prime Minister reiterated that the well-being of the students has to be the top priority for the Government. Looking to the present situation of the pandemic and school closures, and also taking in account the safety and well-being of the students, it is decided as follows:
1. The Board Exams for Class XIIth to be held from May 4th to June, 14th, 2021 are hereby postponed. These exams will be held hereafter. The situation will be reviewed on 1st June 2021 by the Board, and details will be shared subsequently. A notice of at least 15 days will be given before the start of the examinations.
2. The Board Exams for Class Xth to be held from 4th May to June 14th, 2021 are hereby cancelled. The results of Class Xth Board will be prepared on the basis of an objective criterion to be developed by the Board.