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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], June 4 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday introduced that board examinations for Class 12 carried out by the Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE) has been cancelled, in mild of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Informing concerning the resolution, Patnaik mentioned, “College students life is extra necessary than exams. Life first, every little thing else is secondary, so long as life is protected, there will likely be everlasting risk and society and civilisation will transfer ahead.”
He mentioned that the measure has been taken within the better curiosity of scholars. “The well being security of our kids is rather more necessary than the Examination. College students, academics and fogeys would have been in loads of bother if the examination have been carried out. The State Authorities has due to this fact taken this necessary resolution relating to the cancellation of examination within the better curiosity of the scholar group.”
In the meantime, the Chief Minister has directed the CHSE to evaluate the competence of the scholars, throughout the stipulated time by way of effectively outlined goal standards.
“If any pupil isn’t happy with the evaluation, they’ll take the examination if they need, which will likely be carried out after reviewing the state of affairs by the Greater Secondary Training Council,” he mentioned.
This step comes days after the Central authorities introduced cancelling the Central Board of Secondary Training (CBSE) Class 12 board exams, in a overview assembly chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
State governments together with Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Rajasthan, and Madhya Pradesh had earlier introduced the cancellation of board examinations for Class 12, in view of the prevailing COVID-19 state of affairs within the states.
In response to the official information launched by the state, Odisha registered 7,729 new circumstances on COVID-19 on Friday. There are 82,679 energetic circumstances within the state, whereas 7,13,055 individuals have recovered from the an infection for the reason that onset of the pandemic. (ANI)