November 15, 2016, 1:00 pm
Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar declared that Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Board examination for Class 10th are to be held from the year 2017 it has been informed that state governments are expected to give the permission of revitalization of class V and VIII board examinations from 2017. CBSE is making class X board exams compulsory in schools. Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar appeared in an informal meeting with reporters after the conference with the Rajasthan education minister both happened to reach out to the decision of reinterducing CBSE X board examination. Javadekar also told reporters that the proposal for class V and VIII board exams is being prepared. The proposal will be presenting in the cabinet and then in Parliament. The state has to take decision if they’re allowing reintroducing class V and VIII board examination.
Motive of revitalizing the board exams is to improve the quality of the school education and developing the skills into the students.