CBSE class XII board exams cancelled
ICSE also cancels Class XII exams
In view of uncertain conditions due to COVID & feedback obtained from stakeholders, it has been decided that Class 12 Board Exams would not be held this year.
Government of India has decided to cancel the Class XII CBSE Board Exams. After extensive consultations, we have taken a decision that is student-friendly, one that safeguards the health as well as future of our youth. https://t.co/vzl6ahY1O2
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 1, 2021
CBSE to take steps to compile results of Class 12 students as per well-defined objective criteria in a time-bound manner.
Like last year, in case some students desire to take the exams, such an option would be provided to them by CBSE, as and when the situation becomes conducive.
“I am glad 12th exams have been cancelled. All of us were very worried abt the health of our children,” tweets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.
Decision on Class 12 CBSE Exams has been taken in the interest of students
Health and safety of our students is of utmost importance and there would be no compromise on this aspect, according to the sources.