Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has postponed evaluation process for class 10th exam after the Bihar government has announced lockdown.
Postpone was announced after state government declared lockdown in all districts over coronavirus outbreak.
BSEB chairman Anand Kishor said, “The evaluation process for matriculation examination has been postponed till March 31. It will be resumed after further notice.”
According to report, there are over 100 evaluation centres where over 20,000 evaluators were deputed to check the answer copies.
The evaluation process for exam have been completed while around 50% of the class 10th answer books have been completed till date.
Earlier, Bihar Board had earlier announced that the intermediate exam results are likely to be declared by the last week of March or by the first week of April.
Over 415 are tested positive and 80 cities are under lockdown in India to curb the coronavirus outbreak.