CBSE to announce Classes X, XII datesheets on Monday

New Delhi: Datesheets for CBSE classes 10 and 12 will now be released on Monday and not on Saturday, as announced by Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ earlier in the day.
Taking to micro-blogging Twitter, Mr Pokhriyal posted that CBSE is taking into consideration some additional technical aspects before finalising the datesheets of the board exams of classes 10 and 12, due to which, the datesheets will now be released by Monday.
He tweeted “CBSE is taking into consideration some additional technical aspects before finalising the datesheets of the board exams of classses 10th and 12th, due to which, the datesheets will now be released by Monday, i.e. 18-05-2020. Inconvenience caused is sincerely regretted.”
The CBSE had earlier reiterated it’s decision to conduct Class 10 and 12 examinations.
In it’s circular dated April 1, 2020, the Board stated that it was unable to conduct exams on eight days across the
country due to the COVID-19 pandemic while exams could not be held on four days in North East Delhi District due to communal riots.
Later, it stated that exams would be conducted only for main subjects required for promotion and admission in higher educational institutions. Only the Class 10 students in North East Delhi will have to write the exam for six subjects.