Source: The Indian Express
On Thursday, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that verdict on holding the class 12 exams in the state will be taken after the CBSE announces criterias for marking the students.
Addressing a media session on his first visit to the national capital as CM, he also said that all willing inhabitants of Assam will be vaccinated by the end of December as more COVID-19 vaccines will be received in the state from this month onwards.
One asked that whether the class 12 exams conducted by the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council will be cancelled, Sarma said, “decision in this regard will be taken after discussion with all participants as it is a question of a students’ future”.
The Union government on Tuesday decided to cancel the CBSE Class 12 board exams amid the COVID-19 pandemic with Prime Minister Narendra Modi declaring that the decision has been taken in the interest of students and that the anxiety among students, parents, and teachers must be put to an end.
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