May 28, 2020, 8:23 pm
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to allow class 10 & 12 students who have moved to different states or their home towns during the coronavirus lockdown can appear for their pending board examinations at their current Districts.
“Students who are currently not in the same district as their board examination centres due to lockdown, I have advised CBSE to shift your examination centre to your current district,” said HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank in a tweet on Wednesday.
"Due to closure of schools because of spread of Covid-19 and lockdown, some students are now not present at the station from where they were appearing in the examinations. prior to postponement of the examinations, and it would be difficult for them to appear in the scheduled examinations from their existing examination centre" stated in a notification.
Keeping in view the problem of the candidates, who have shifted to other districts than the district of their examination centre, CBSE has decided to shift their examination centre to their present district. In this regard, notification will be issued by CBSE in the first week of June, 2020. Such candidates are informed that they should remain in touch with their own schools and as soon as CBSE issues notification, they are advised to take suggested action.