After a high-level meeting between PM Narendra Modi, the Education Minister & top officials today (14 April 2021), the following decisions have been taken:
– CBSE Class 10th Board Exams 2021 are cancelled.
– CBSE Class 12th Board Exams 2021 have been postponed.
– CBSE 10th Result 2021 will be declared based on objective criterion (to be set by the board).
Fresh exam CBSE date sheet for CBSE 12th board exams 2021 will be announced on or after 1st June (after the assessment of the situation).Where Students are not satisfied with their CBSE 10th Result 2021 will be given an opportunity to appear for exams (to be conducted if the conditions are conductive).
A notice of 15 days will be given before the beginning of CBSE 12th board exams 2021. Due to a surge in COVID-19 cases in the country, many parents & students are raising concerns for safety & posting their opinions with the hashtag #CancelBoardExams2021 on Twitter & tagging Twitter handles of CBSE officials & the Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’. Here are some latest developments.