Class 12 Board Exam results likely to be announced in August month
New Delhi : Days after the Class 12 board examinations have been cancelled, the CBSE board Secretary Anurag Tripathy has announced that the results for the same will be announced in August.
“Higher education institutions and foreign varsities conduct admissions around August. We are trying to bring out the Class 12 CBSE board exam results before that,” according to the India Today report quoting Tripathy. “CBSE is working on finalising the marking criteria for Class 12. We will take suggestions from schools and students,” he added.
“Making the evaluation criteria will take some time,” he said. In an interview, Tripathy said that the process may take two weeks.
The board examination for Class 10 were cancelled on April 14 and Class 12 examinations have been cancelled after a high-level meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi.
The candidates must note that elaborate information on the evaluation method for class 12 is yet to come. The matter is in court and the hearing has been adjourned till June 17.
Considering the current coronavirus situation in the nation, the Central government on Tuesday announced cancellation of Class 12 Board examinations; PM Narendra Modi asserted that it has been decided in the interest of students and the anxiety among the students, parents and teachers must be put to an end.
Announcing the news, PM Modi mentioned that health and safety of the students are of utmost importance to the government. PM Modi further asserted that all stakeholders need to show sensitivity for the students as well as their parents and teachers.
PM said that the Covid situation is a dynamic situation across the country. While the numbers are coming down in the country and some states are managing the situation through effective micro-containment, some states have still opted for a lockdown. Students, parents and teachers are naturally worried about the health of the students in such a situation. PM said that students should not be forced to appear for exams in such a stressful situation.