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Not feasible to conduct board exams of classes 10, 12: Manish Sisodia tells HRD minister

He made the recommendations during a meeting of state education ministers chaired by the Human Resource Development (HRD) minister.

April 28, 2020 / 07:33 PM IST

It is not feasible now to conduct board exams of classes 10 and 12 which are pending due to the lockdown imposed to curb the COVID-19 spread, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia suggested Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' on April 28.

He made the recommendations during a meeting of state education ministers chaired by the Human Resource Development (HRD) minister.

"Not feasible now to conduct pending board exams for class 10, 12. Students should be promoted on the basis of performance in internal exams like it was done for classes 9, 11," Sisodia said.

"Curriculum for the next session be reduced by 30 percent, exams like JEE, NEET be conducted on the basis of the reduced syllabus," he added.
PTI
first published: Apr 28, 2020 07:33 pm

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