Amid coronavirus outbreak, Punjab government has declared that Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) exams 2020 for classes 8th, 10th and 12th have been postponed.
The board examinations of classes 8th, 10th, and 12th classes were scheduled from April 1 onwards.
Punjab cabinet minister said “the examinations till March 31 were postponed by the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) but some of the practical exams of class 8th and theoretical exams of 10+2 were scheduled from April 1.”
Vijay Inder Singla, Punjab’s education minister said that apart from class 8th and 10+2, some theoretical examinations of 10th which were scheduled from April 03 onwards have also been postponed with immediate effect.
The board will release the amended dates after the situation gets normalized.
Singla added that the education department has also put the recruitment process of ETT teachers on hold until April 15, 2020.