After much speculations, in view of the uncertain conditions due to COVID-19 outbreak, a decision has been taken that Class XII Board Exams 2021 would not be held. Following the cancellation of the CBSE Board examination, the Council For The Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has also cancelled its ISC examination 2021.
Gerry Arathoon, Chief Executive, CISCE, said, “The Class 12 students will now be evaluated through an alternative scheme. The details of that will be worked out soon and will be available to you.”
The CBSE has released an official notification stating that the postponed Class 12 exams now stands cancelled. “Any student who is not satisfied with the assessment has an option to appear in the exam as and when the situation becomes conducive”, reads the official statement by CBSE.
As requests were pouring in for the cancellation of examinations by the students, parents and stake holders from every corner of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducted a meeting with union ministers, cabinet secretary and other stakeholders to discuss the situation of Class 12 board exams, therefore coming to a conclusion of cancelling 12 Board Exams 2021.