With the Corona Virus creating havoc in the country, various state boards such as Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and even CBSE have decided to either cancel or postpone their upcoming board exams. While joining the league, the Uttar Pradesh Government has also decided to cancel its upcoming board exams 2021, due to the continuously rising Covid-19 cases in the state.
The Deputy CM Dr Dinesh Sharma on Thursday i.e., 15th April 2021 announced that the UP Board 10th and 12th Exams 2021 have been postponed as of now and the new dates for the UP Board High-school and Inter Exams 2021 will be determined after 20th May 2021. It must be noted that all the university exams in the state have also been postponed until 15th April 2021.
While, as of now, only the UP Board Exams 2021 have been postponed, while further decisions for the same will be taken regarding the same in the presence of CM Yogi Adityanath.
It must be noted that the UP Board Exams 2021 have been postponed earlier too, due to the UP Panchayat Chunav 2021 being conducting around the same dates. Earlier, the UP Board Exams 2021 were scheduled to be conducted from 24th April onwards but were postponed due to the UP Panchayat Elections 2021 for 8th May 2021. And now, the UP Board 10th and 12th exams have been postponed again until 20th May 2021.