NIOS Kerala Students Can't Register, Centres Are Full: Shashi Tharoor

He also demanded NIOS and Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar to fix the problem.

 Share
EMAIL
PRINT
COMMENTS
NIOS Kerala Students Can't Register, Centres Are Full: Shashi Tharoor

Dr Shashi Tharoor said many students in his constituency are affected


New Delhi: 

NIOS students from Kerala are not able to avail the benefit of extended registration date, says Congress leader and Thiruvananthapuram  MP, Dr Shashi Tharoor. Dr Tharoor also said all the study centres are full in his constituency. NIOS or National Institute of Open Schooling has extended the last date of registration of Stream 1 Block 1 -- for which the exams will be held in April-May 2019 -- secondary and senior secondary students from Kerala till October 15 due to the devastating floods which created havoc in the state.

Dr Tharoor said many students in his constituency are affected and all three centres in Thiruvananthapuram are full now. 

He also demanded NIOS and Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar to fix the problem.

"Due to devastating flood hit Kerala State, NIOS has decided to accept the offline Admission form & late fee exemption of Admission/Examination. Learners whose board exam documents have been lost/damaged in the floods, will be provided the same without any charge on request basis," NIOS tweeted on October 1, 2018.

The floods in the state claimed more than 470 lives since May 29 when the South West Monsoon set in over Kerala.

NIOS organises open school examinations and teacher training courses.

Click here for more Education News
 



Election Results for Lok Sabha Election 2019 will be out on May 23. Get the latest election news and live updates on ndtv.com/elections. Catch all the action on NDTV Live. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for news updates from each of the 543 parliamentary seats for the election 2019

NDTV Beeps - your daily newsletter

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................