Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal will maintain a high-level assembly tomorrow with Education Ministers, Secretaries and Chairpersons of State Examination Boards in addition to stakeholders from all states / union territories. To focus on the pending class 12 board exams, Entrance take a look at for vocational programs.
Apart from CBSE, a lot of the state boards have postponed the category 12 examination attributable to enhance in Kovid-19 circumstances. Entrance examinations like JEE, NEET, CLAT and so on. have additionally been postponed.
The assembly might be chaired by Defense Minister Rajnath Singh. Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani and Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar may even be current.
“I recently had a meeting with the state education secretaries in this regard. The consultation process will be further strengthened through a high-level meeting to be chaired by Honorable Defense Minister Shri @rajnathsingh ji, ”Nishank tweeted on Saturday.
All the Education Ministers and Secretaries of the State Government have been requested to attend this assembly and share their helpful views relating to the upcoming examinations. This digital assembly will happen on May 23, 2021 at 11.30 am. (3/4)
– Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) May 22, 2021
“All the Education Ministers and Secretaries of the State Government have been requested to attend this assembly and share their helpful views relating to the upcoming examinations. This digital assembly might be held on May 23, 2021 at 11.30 am. ‘
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In a letter to states and union territories, the Union Minister of Education has stated that the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education and CBSE are exploring choices relating to conduct of examinations protecting in thoughts the protection of scholars. And lecturers.
“The Department of Higher Education is also considering finalizing the dates of examinations for higher education institutions. The COVID-19 epidemic has affected various sectors including the education sector, particularly board exams and entrance exams, ”the letter stated.
“In view of the current situation, almost all the state boards of education, CBSE and ICSE have postponed their class 12 examination, 2021. Similarly, the National Testing Agency (NTA) and other national examination conducting institutes have also postponed the entrance examination for admission. For professional courses, ”it added.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS