In the wake of rising Coronavirus epidemic across the country, HRD Ministry may announce important decision about holding of the pending CBSE Board Exam 2020. The ministry may announce a uniform grading system for students.
Although the HRD Ministry has not formally announced any decision, but there are speculations that the pending exams might be cancelled. A uniform grading system based on internal assessment being implemented for all students across India.
The Supreme Court, while hearing a petition filed by parents, had asked CBSE and HRD Ministry to come-up with a final decision about the upcoming board exams and also inform the court about how it plans to hold them.
Although there has been no official announcement, reports have hinted that the HRD Ministry officials have been working on a uniform grading system that can be implemented across the country for the pending board exams.
The grading system will consider marks scored by a student in internal assessment to announce the final year results and promote students to next grade or prepare them for admission to higher education institutions.
The exams are stalled due to the Coronavirus epidemic across the country.