Mumbai: A day before the announcement related to the date of CBSE class 10 and 12 board exams, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank reiterated on Wednesday that the board exams will not be online this year. The announcement came in keeping with the state of the coronavirus pandemic.
Taking to Twitter, the education minister said that all decisions related to the examinations would be taken keeping in mind the interest and bright future of the students.
“I assure all my students, parents, teachers and institutes that all decisions related to the examinations will be taken keeping in mind your interest and bright future,” he said.
मैं अपने सभी विद्यार्थियों, अभिभावकों, शिक्षकों एवं संस्थानों को आश्वस्त करता हूं कि परीक्षाओं संबंधी सभी निर्णय आपके हित एवं उज्ज्वल भविष्य को ध्यान में रखकर ही लिए जाएंगे। https://t.co/xe7USAq85P
— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) December 30, 2020
In particular, the Education Minister will announce the CBSE Class 10 and 12 board exam dates at 6 pm on Thursday. He said that there are confusion and confusion among the students regarding the examinations, so the announcement of dates will clear the situation.
Earlier, the education minister conducted board examinations for class 10 and 12 February, giving the status of COVID-19. Typically, CBSE practical tests are conducted in January and theory exams begin in February and end in March.
Schools across the country were closed in March to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. They were partially reopened in some states from October 15.