Andhra Pradesh govt gives in, postpones Class 12 Board exams amid COVID scare

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New Delhi: Days aft Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy asserted that Class 12 Board exams volition beryllium conducted arsenic per schedule, the Andhra Pradesh authorities went backmost connected its connection and postponed the exams till further notice.

The exams were slated to statesman connected May 5 and admit cards of students were besides released, but 3 days up of the exams, the authorities said they “have taken into information the concerns of children and their parents successful the aftermath of expanding Corona cases successful the authorities arsenic good arsenic the country”. Over 10 lakh students were expected to look for the intermediate exams this year.

The determination was announced by authorities acquisition curate Adimulapu Suresh. It comes aft the high tribunal asked the authorities to reconsider its stand connected conducting the exams.

“In the aftermath of the COVID pandemic, the cardinal authorities has formulated each the lockdown conditions. But nary azygous argumentation was announced for exams of classes 10, 11, and 12. So immoderate states person already conducted and immoderate different states person been conducting the exams. And immoderate states person canceled exams and issuing walk certificates,” Andhra authorities said successful a statement, according to ANI.

"In the states wherever exams are not canceled, those students who studied good volition get certificates with bully marks and grades. Such students volition get seats successful bully colleges. The entranceway exams aft Intermediate inquire for a percent of marks successful Intermediate. Keeping the vocation options of students successful mind, the authorities authorities wanted to behaviour the exams. Practical exams for Intermediate are already complete, and lone mentation exams are pending, which tin beryllium completed successful six days each. And each exam is for 3 hours only," it added.

The authorities authorities further said that it has made arrangements for conducting exams successful a safer environment.

However, arsenic a people-friendly government, "we person taken into information the concerns of children and their parents successful the aftermath of expanding Corona cases successful the authorities arsenic good arsenic the country". 

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