The CBSE board exam 2021 and other state board exams are scheduled in April and May. However, students and ministers are demanding cancellation or postponement of the exam given COVID-19.
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The second round of meeting begins between Education Minister and CBSE officials.
The second round of meeting between the Education Minister and CBSE officials has begun. PM Modi chaired the first round of sessions along with the Education Ministry and other officials. The decision will be announced after discussions with the CBSE officer in the second round of meetings.
A press release will be issued to announce the verdict
The government of India will issue a press release announcing the decision on CBSE Board Exam 2021. Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an important meeting with the Education Minister and other officials to discuss the examination issue.
Arvind Kejriwal demanded the cancellation of the board exam
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday tweeted and demanded the cancellation of the board examination. Every year, more than 20 lakh candidates appear for the board examination.
CBSE परीक्षा आने वाली है जिनमें 6 लाख बच्चे परीक्षा में बैठेंगे, 1 लाख टीचर्स इसमें शामिल होंगे। ऐसे में बहुत बड़े स्तर पर संक्रमण फैल सकता है। हमारे लिए बच्चों की सुरक्षा बहुत ज़रुरी है, केंद्र से मेरी अपील है कि CBSE की परीक्षा को रद्द कर कोई और विकल्प अपनाया जाए। pic.twitter.com/2yFi2XmG2Q
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) April 13, 2021
Board exams will not be cancelled: sources.
According to sources, the board examination will not be cancelled. However, students can expect new guidelines for postponement of the test or for examining a later date.
Education Minister will address press conference soon
Union Education Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will address the press conference. PM Modi held an important meeting with the Education Minister and other officials, which lasted for 50 minutes.
PM Modi’s meeting ended.
The Prime Minister’s meeting with the Education Minister and other officials is over. The decision is expected to come soon.
Manish Sisodia demanded an alternative plan.
— Spot News 18 (@spotnews18_) April 14, 2021
Delhi’s Deputy CM and Delhi’s Education Minister Manish Sisodia told Spot News 18 on Wednesday that the Center should pass on the students based on an alternative assessment scheme, as it did in the year 2020. In this situation, it is not good to conduct the examination.
He said- ‘I am sure that the PM will take a decision keeping in mind about 30 lakh students of the country, their future and their health.’
Chhattisgarh board examination also postponed
The Chhattisgarh government has also postponed the board exams of class 10 and class 12 in the state. The class 10th and 12th board exams were scheduled to begin from mid-April 2021. The examination has been postponed, given the epidemic. However, CGBSE has not yet notified the revised schedule.
A class of students requests not to cancel the board examination
While millions of students are demanding the cancellation of the board exam between COVID-19, a section of the students cannot cancel the exam to increase their anxiety and waste their time.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to decide on CBSE board exams for class 10th and 12th today. The meeting was to begin at noon. Education Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and other officials are present in the forum.
Punjab CM writes a letter to Education Minister to postpone board examinations.
Given the increase in the number of corona cases, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has demanded the tenth and twelfth board examinations’ postponement. The Chief Minister has written a letter to Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank. He said that it would be appropriate for the tenth and twelfth board examinations to be postponed, given the current situation. ”
An important meeting of PM Modi will start soon.
The Prime Minister is scheduled to address an important meeting with the Education Minister and other officials to discuss board exams. The conference is expected to begin at noon today.
Maharashtra board examinations postponed.
The Maharashtra government has already postponed the board exams of class 10th and 12th, scheduled to start from April 30 and April 23. Class 12th exams are likely to be held by the end of May, while Class 10th exams will be held in June.
Board exam postponed in MP.
In the Corona epidemic, the Madhya Pradesh Board has postponed the class 10th and 12th examinations. MP Board Exam 2021 for class 10th was scheduled to start from 30th April, while class 12th was expected to start from 1st May. Now the examinations have been postponed till June.
Millions of students and some ministers such as Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, Priyanka Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi are demanding the Center to change the dates of CBSE exams given COVID-19. Lakhs of students have registered for the CBSE Board Examination starting May 4.
According to Indian government sources, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet with the Education Minister, Secretary and other officials to discuss the CBSE board exam issue. Given the increasing number of corona cases, students and ministers are demanding that the board exams be conducted later.