.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced a fresh policy for the distribution of marks for class 10. (Photo credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The class 10 board exam was ancelled in light of the COVID-19 situation in the country
  • As per the policy, each subject will have 20 marks for the internal and 80 for tests and exams conducted in the school
  • "Unfair and biased practices for assessment will have to face penalty", said the Examination Controller

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Sadhus during the second Shahi Snan (Royal Bath) at Har Ki Pouri, during Kumbh Mela 2021, in Haridwar. (PTI Photo)

  • The Narendra Modi government has cancelled and postponed the CBSE board exams for Class 10 and 12 respectively
  • The decision has led to much panic and chaos in the student community across the country
  •  The Kumbh Mela has been drawing more than 100,000 persons daily ever since it was officially opened on April 1 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The decision came in light of the alarming rise in COVID-19 cases in the country. (PTI Photo)

  • CBSE has cancelled the board exams for Class 10, while postponing it for Class 12 
  • The decision came after a meeting of the education ministry officials with Prime Minister Narendra Modi
  • Educationists have welcomed the decision, calling it "sensible"

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Students, wearing masks, attend a class at a school, amid COVID-19 pandemic, in Kozhikode. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The announcement comes amid a surge in COVID-19 cases across the country
  • The ISCE class 10 exams are scheduled to begin from May 5 and class 12 exams have already started from April 8
  • The CBSE on Wednesday cancelled class 10 board exams and postponed the class 12 papers

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal announced that the situation will be reviewed by the Board on June 1. (Picture Credits: Twitter/RameshPokhriyal)

  • Class 10 board exams have been cancelled because of the surge in COVID-19 cases
  • "The well being of students has to be the top priority", the Prime Minister's office said in a statement
  • The Class XII board exams have been postponed 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A health worker sanitizes Govt. Gandhi Memorial Science College in Jammu. (PTI File Photo)

  • The CBSE on Wednesday cancelled the upcoming exams for Class 10 and postponed those for Class 12
  • Class 10 students will be evaluated on the basis of an objective criterion, Education Ministry said
  • The decision to cancel the exams was taken at a high level meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The CBSE class 10, 12 board exams were scheduled to be held from May 4. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • CBSE has cancelled class 10 exams and postponed class 12 exams
  • "I am glad that the exams have been cancelled/postponed," Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said
  • Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said a final decision must be taken for class 12

The CBSE exams were going to take place in May and June this year. (Photo Credit: Money Control)

  • CBSE exams for class 10th have been cancelled amid rising COVID-19 cases in India
  • The exams were going to start in May this year until June but have been cancelled
  • There were rising concerns related to offline exams amid which the Ministry of Education declared to cancel the exams and postpone class 12th exams

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
CBSE has cancelled board exams for class 10. (Photo credit: Envato Elements)

  • The Education Ministry on Wednesday cancelled CBSE Class 10 board exams
  • Class 12 board exams have been postponed
  • The decision was taken amid a massive surge in COVID-19 cases

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
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