Amid coronavirus epidemic, the Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) has postponed class 10, 11 and 12 board exams till further notice. Earlier, the exams were scheduled to be held in February- March.
The board notification said, “All the ongoing examination of JKBOSE for classes 10, 11 and 12 being held across Jammu and Kashmir were postponed up to March 31 are being now postponed till further orders”.
“Rescheduled dates will be communicated separately,” the notice also reads.
Notice also said “In compliance to the mandatory lockdown period announced and various advisories issued by the govt. of the UT of J&K, the already announced suspension of the ongoing evaluation projects of SSE & HSP-II Annual Regular Summer Zone 2020 at JKBOSE Jammu Division is hereby extended till further orders.”
Following the orders of HRD Ministry CBSE has postponed board exams in the entire country and will conduct it for 29 main subjects only.