CHANDIGARH: The Haryana authorities on Thursday cancelled the class 10 board exams which had been to be carried out by the state board of faculty schooling and determined to postpone the exams of class 12 amid the coronavirus pandemic outbreak.
The state authorities’s choice got here a day after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) cancelled the class 10 examination and postponed the class 12 examination due to the rising variety of COVID-19 circumstances.
Notably, coronavirus circumstances in Haryana have additionally registered a pointy enhance in current days.
After CBSE’s choice, we’ve additionally determined to cancel the class 10 board exams which had been to be carried out by the Haryana Board of School Education, maintaining in view the current COVID-19 scenario.
We have additionally determined to postpone the board exams of class 12, Haryana Education (*12*) Kanwar Pal stated.
He stated the results of class 10 shall be declared on the premise of inside evaluation of scholars.
The state board exams had been to begin later this month and proceed until mid-May.
Meanwhile, it’s for the primary time that the CBSE has fully cancelled the board exams carried out by it.
Last yr, the exams had been partially cancelled within the wake of riots in northeast Delhi and COVID-19 circumstances.