As there is the surge of COVID-19 cases, the Class 12 assessment of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has been deferred, while the Class 10 assessments have been dropped, the Education Ministry said on Wednesday. The choice was taken after a gathering led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to survey the circumstance. 

Both Class 10 and 12 board tests were about to be held from May 4 to June 14. With Class 12 outcomes being the reason for entrance into advanced education organizations, it has been chosen to delay the tests. CBSE will survey the circumstance on June 1. A notification of in any event 15 days will be given before the beginning of the assessments, said the Ministry of education. If talk about the Class 10 students, results will be set up on basis of the certain criteria set by the board. Any competitor who is not happy with the designated imprints will be permitted to compose a test as and when conditions are helpful, said the Ministry. 

The PM's audit fulfilling came in the midst of rising needs from understudies, guardians, and State governments for the tests to be dropped or delayed, given that the day-by-day pace of COVID diseases is consistently crossing the 1.5 lakh mark. During the gathering, "the Prime Minister repeated that the prosperity of the understudies must be the main concern for the Government. He additionally expressed that the Center would remember the well-being of the understudies and guarantee that their well-being is dealt with simultaneously Schools have been totally closed down in 11 states because of the second rush of the pandemic. For some, classes, schools have not resumed since the underlying closure of March 2020. In any event, four State schooling sheets planned to hold assessments in April have effectively declared delays. 

"Not at all like State Boards, CBSE has an all-India character, and in this manner, it is crucial for hold tests all the while all through the nation," said the Ministry. In any case, no rules were given for State board tests through the nation, as had been requested by some States. Their scholarly interests are not hurt," said the proclamation.