Government of India has decided to cancel the Class XII CBSE Board Exams. After extensive consultations, we have taken a decision that is student-friendly, one that safeguards the health as well as future of our youth. https://t.co/vzl6ahY1O2
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 1, 2021
CBSE Class 12 board exam 2021 Live Updates: CBSE class 12 exam has been cancelled. The decision was taken after a key meeting chaired by PM Modi with officials and cabinet ministers.
“The Prime Minister said that the decision on Class 12 CBSE exams has been taken in the interest of students. He stated that COVID-19 has affected the academic calendar and the issue of Board Exams has been causing immense anxiety among students, parents and teachers, which must be put to an end”.
CBSE Board Class 12 Exams 2021 LIVE Updates: In view of the uncertain conditions due to COVID and the feedback obtained from various stakeholders, it was decided that Class XII Board Exams would not be held this year. It was also decided that CBSE will take steps to compile the results of Class 12 students as per a well-defined objective criteria in a time-bound manner.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducted a meeting with union ministers, cabinet secretary and other stakeholders to discuss the situation of Class 12 board exams and review all the possible options on the exam. Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar and Union Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman are also part of the meeting among others.
Reacting to the cancellation of CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said, “I am glad 12th exams have been cancelled. All of us were very worried abt the health of our children. A big relief”.