March 5, 2018, 6:50 am
CBSE Class 10 and 12 board examinations are conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). More than 28 lakh candidates will appear for Class X and XII board examinations. Recently, the board announced a special "Passing Criteria for Class X students of 2017-18 Batch as a one-time measure".
According to a notification said that, the current batch of class X which has chosen 5 main subjects may be exempted from the mandatory separate pass criteria in subjects that have 20 marks for internal assessment and 80 marks for Board examinations. "They need to secure overall 33% (both taken together) in the subject to be able to pass that subject".
Candidates can view the notification here.