CBSE latest circular: The Central Board of Secondary education ( CBSE) on Wednesday reiterated that there has been no change in the decision of the board regarding the holding of Class 10 and Class 12 board examinations. It further stated that its decision to conduct board exams for 29 subjects of Class 10 and Class 12 remains the same.
Recently there has been a lot of speculation regarding 10th CBSE Board exams. It is reiterated that the boards decision to take board exams for 29 subjects of class 10 and 12, stands the same as mentioned in circular dated 1.4.20.@DrRPNishank @PMOIndia @PTI_News
— CBSE HQ (@cbseindia29) April 29, 2020
Further, according to news agency PTI, the HRD Ministry, under whom the CBSE functions, has also directed all states to start the evaluation of exams already conducted.
“With regards to conduct of Class 10 examinations… it is once again reiterated that remaining examinations… will be conducted by CBSE. It is once again clarified that adequate time of 10 days will be given to all stakeholders before starting the examinations,” a CBSE statement signed by Dr. Sanyam Bhardwaj, Controller of Examinations, said.
“It is also informed examinations of all subjects of Class 10 and 12, as mentioned in Press Release, will be conducted after assessing the situation after the lockdown is over,” the statement added.
An official from the CBSE also told ANI that the Board will make efforts in the future to conduct the exams for those students who had missed because of the northeast Delhi violence after the lockdown gets over.
“Efforts will also be taken to conduct exams of students who reside in northeast Delhi and were not able to appear for the paper due to the violence in the area,” he added.
Below is the photo of the CBSE press release from April 1, 2020, listing all the subjects in which CBSE Board Exams will be carried out after the lockdown is lifted:
CBSE Board Exam 2020 paper evaluation and result date
As per a conversation with India Today, CBSE Secretary Anurag Tripathy informed, ”We have started with the evaluation process but the process has not over yet due to the lockdown. We still need 1-2 months to give the final CBSE Result 2020.”
He also said that if the government permitted, the CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2020 result could be declared within just 10 days of lockdown opening and paper evaluation resuming.
However, we need to note that there is no guarantee of when the lockdown will be lifted; the expected date is May 3, 2020.