The Madhya Pradesh state government has decided to promote students of all classes excluding 10th and 12th class students. The decision was taken after the COVID-19 outbreak across the country.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has declared a 21-day lockdown in the country over the epidemic.
The 10th and 12th exams are carried forward due the outbreak, an official said.
“The fourth-time chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reviewed the measures to tackle the pandemic in the state. The CM decided to promote all students except class 10th and 12th, the official said.
The CM has also decided to provide rations to poor for next three month.