Board Exams 2020 | No exams for class 10 students nationwide, except North-East Delhi: HRD Minister
New Delhi | Jagran Education Desk: The Union Cabinet Minister for Human Resource Development (HRD), Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank in a Tweet post on Tuesday said that exam of class 10 will not be held nationwide, except for students from north-east Delhi.
"Attention class X students! No examination to be held for class X students nationwide, except for students from North-East Delhi. An adequate time of 10 days will be given to all students for the preparation of exams," the tweet post read.
Attention class X students!
No examination to be held for class X students nationwide, except for students from North-East Delhi.
An adequate time of 10 days will be given to all students for the preparation of exams.#EducationMinisterGoesLive pic.twitter.com/xjj7qszUZZ
May 5, 2020
Students in Delhi's north-east had missed out on board exams for six subjects due to violence over Citizenship Act and nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The remaining papers are Hindi Course A, Hindi Course B, English Communication, English Language, Social Science and Science.
Meanwhile, the examinations for class 12 papers are pending. The list of remaining papers are Hindi (Core), Hindi (Elective), Business Studies, Geography, Sociology, Home Science, Information Practice (Old), Information Practice (New), Computer Science (Old), Computer Science (New), Bio-Technology, Information Technology.
Earlier today, the HRD Minister had said that the Board Exam datasheet for remaining papers of class 10 and 12 will be announced in a couple of days. The minister had also addressed concerns of students about entrance exams for JEE Mains, Advanced and NEET 2020.
While the JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) Mains will be held between July 18-23, NEET (National Entrance Eligibility Test) 2020 exams will be conducted on July 26. The exams of JEE Main and Advanced are conducted for admissions to engineering colleges across the country, while NEET is held to enrol students in medical colleges.
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