CBSE-ICSE Class 12: During the second wave of corona virus in the country, the standard 12 (CBSE Class 12) exams have been postponed for a long time. Millions of students are waiting for the date of the exam to be announced.
The Union Ministry of Education has convened a meeting today amid demands on social media to cancel the standard 12 exam. In addition to CBSE-ICSE standard 12 examinations, decisions can be taken on other examinations including NEET and JEE Mains. Union Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (Education Minister Nishank) tweeted about this on Saturday.
The Union government will hold a high-level meeting on Sunday with the education ministers, education secretaries, state board chairpersons and concerned officials of all the states and union territories. A virtual meeting of officials and ministers on the standard 12 board exams will be held today (May 23) at 11.30 am under the chairmanship of Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh.
I would be attending a high-level virtual meeting chaired by the Minister of Defence Shri @rajnathsingh Ji to discuss the upcoming boards and professional course entrance examinations. pic.twitter.com/oVluatSt5c
— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) May 22, 2021
Nishank requested the state education ministers and secretaries to attend the meeting
Along with Nishank, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani and Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javedkar will also be present at the meeting. Education Minister Nishank has requested all the education ministers and education secretaries of the state government to attend the meeting and present their views regarding the upcoming examinations.
प्रदेश के कक्षा बारहवीं (इंटरमीडिएट) में पढ़ने वाले सभी बच्चों के अभिभावकों, अध्यापकों एवं खुद छात्रों से इस वर्ष के बोर्ड परीक्षा पर राय जानना चाहता हूँ ।
कृपया अपने बहुमूल्य सुझाव कमेंट कर साझा करें। इससे मुझे भारत सरकार के साथ होने वाली बैठक में आपके विचार/सुझाव एवं 1/2
— Hemant Soren (@HemantSorenJMM) May 23, 2021
Jharkhand Chief Minister tweeted suggestions
Let me tell you that Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren tweeted this morning that he would like to take feedback from parents, teachers and students of children studying in Std. 12 (Intermediate) at the state level on this year’s board exam. Please comment and share your valuable suggestions. This will help me better present your views and concerns in a meeting with the Government of India.