Uttar Pradesh Cancels Class 12 Board Exam
UP Board has cancelled the UPMSP Class 12th exams in view of the Covid situation in the state. The students now will be evaluated based on their performances in Classes 10 and 11.
The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Council on Thursday cancelled board examinations for Class 12 students in view of the coronavirus situation in the state. The students will be evaluated based on their performance in Classes 10 and 11. The education board had earlier proposed to take a 90-minute exam of each subject for Class 12 students in the second week of July.
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The UPSEC's decision is in line with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), which too on Tuesday cancelled the Class 12 examination.
The Council’s decision to cancel Class 12 examinations would benefit over 26 lakh students who had registered for the Uttar Pradesh Class 12 board exams this year.
कोविड महामारी की वर्तमान परिस्थितियों के दृष्टिगत बच्चों की स्वास्थ्य सुरक्षा हमारी शीर्ष प्राथमिकता है।— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) June 3, 2021
आदरणीय प्रधानमंत्री जी की प्रेरणा से @UPGovt ने निर्णय लिया है कि वर्तमान शैक्षिक सत्र में माध्यमिक शिक्षा परिषद की 10वीं व 12वीं की बोर्ड परीक्षा का आयोजन नहीं किया जाएगा।
The state had earlier called off the board examinations for Class 10 students and decided to promote over 29 lakh students to the higher grade without examination.
The state government has also decided to promote students of Class 6, 7, 8, 9 and 11 without examination.