The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the dates of 10th and 12th board examinations postponed due to the corona epidemic. However, Uttarakhand will have only 12th exams. Also, no changes will be made in the examination centers. However, the physical distance will be taken care of in all the centers.
CBSE regional director Ranbir Singh said that the postponed board examinations would be held from July 1 to 15. Examinations will be conducted at the centers following the advisory of the Health Department. All examinations will be between 10:30 am to 1:30 pm. He said that the evaluation of previous examinations has started. The board exams were postponed in March by the CBSE due to the lockdown and the rising outbreak of Corona.
By then, the main exams of class 10 had been completed in the state. After this, in the second phase of lockdown, CBSE announced that there will be no exams of class 10. Only the remaining core subjects’ examinations of the 12th will be held. These are the subjects through which admission is ensured at the undergraduate level. On Monday, Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank released a notice on his Twitter handle announcing the exam date.
Parents and students were worried
Since the examinations were postponed, parents and students were constantly questioning this on the board’s website. Last week, CBSE issued a notification to conduct the remaining board exams in July.
Now exam forms will be filled by June 10
Hemavati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal Central University examination application forms for the second, fourth, sixth, eighth semester can be filled by June 10. The university has increased the last date for filling the semester examination form by 20 days. Till date, the last date was 20 May only.
Examination Controller of the University Prof. While releasing the revised schedule, RC Bhatt said that due to the continuation of the lockdown period in this era of coronavirus, the last date for filling the examination form has been extended due to the wider interest of the students. Students can now fill their exam application form by June 10 by logging on to the university website.
The original copy of the examination application form can be submitted to the University by 20 June. Submission of original copy is also not mandatory. Directors of the three campus Chauras, Pauri, Tehri campuses of the university have also been requested to ensure that the concerned students are informed of the submission of examination form by June 20. He said that if any student has any difficulty in filling the examination application form, he/she can contact the college or E-mail on the University Coordinate E-Governance and can find a solution to their problem.