Hyderabad : The Centre has directed all the state government to conduct Class X, XII examinations amidst Covid-19 lockdown. However barring centers falling in containment zones.
“Requests have been received from the state government and CBSE for conducting the board examination and the matter has been examined in the Ministry of Home Affairs. Taking into consideration the academic interest of large number of students, it has been decided to grant exemption from the lockdown measures to conduct Board examination for Classes 10th and 12th', the center directed to all the states.
The letter comes at a time when several state governments are preparing to reschedule the board exams that were cancelled due to the Covid-19 lockdown, with the Centre issuing fresh guidelines for Lockdown 4.0.
However, the letter also said exception to conduct examination will be subjected to the following conditions. In the containment zones no examination centre will be permitted. The centre has set few guidelines: