CBSE 2020: With an increasing number of COVID-19 cases, pressure from parents to cancel pending papers & with an ongoing case in Supreme Court, HRD Minister might decide on pending papers of CBSE 10th & 12th board exams 2020 till today. Check details.
CBSE 2020: With an increasing number of COVID-19 cases, pressure from parents to cancel pending papers & with an ongoing case in Supreme Court, HRD Minister might decide on pending papers of CBSE 10th & 12th board exams 2020 today. Let alone pending papers of CBSE board exams 2020, the HRD Ministry might also consider postponing JEE Main 2020 & NEET 2020 to avoid any further issue. Several media houses reported that the HRD Ministry might take a decision today. One of the reputed media house quoting sources today announced that HRD Ministry might submit its decision in the Supreme Court today (23 June 2020).
JEE Main & NEET Might Be Postponed, Pending Papers of CBSE Board Exams 2020 from 1st to 15th July Likely To Get Cancelled
A reputed media house, quoting sources announced that pending papers of CBSE board exams 2020 from 1st July to 15th July are likely to get canceled. Whereas JEE Main 2020 & NEET 2020 are likely to get postponed. HRD Ministry will submit details in the Supreme Court today.
Supreme Court on CBSE Board Exams 2020:
Talking about the latest developments, recently the Supreme Court asked CBSE to reconsider its decision of conducting pending papers of CBSE board exams 2020. The apex also instructed to explore other possibilities and make a decision until 23rd June.
Hearing On Petition Filed by Parents in Supreme Court This Week
Some parents recently filed a petition in the Supreme Court against CBSE’s decision to conduct pending papers in July. Parents are demanding that pending papers must be canceled and marks should be allotted based on internal exams. According to the plea, the numbers of positive COVID-19 cases will be at peak in July posing a threat to the life of students as well as their guardians.
As per the schedule, JEE (Advanced) 2020 is scheduled for August 23, NEET for 26 July & JEE Main 2020 from 18 July to 23 July. Now, JEE Main 2020 & NEET (UG) 2020 are also in the month of July so HRD Ministry might postpone these papers to avoid any further issues. Recently HRD Minister held a review meeting with the officials of NTA, CBSE, UGC, AICTE to discuss all the issues.