The CBSE Class 12 exams are cancelled for the year 2021. Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting after which the decision to cancel CBSE Class 12 exams was taken.
In high Level meting the Home Minister Amit Shah, Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change; Information & Broadcasting; & Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises Prakash Javadekar and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal were among those present.
A plea to cancel the Class 12 board exams has also been filed in SC in view of the COVID19 pandemic across the country. The next hearing regarding cancellation of Class 12 exams is on June 3, 2021.
The Centre informed the Supreme Court on May 31 that a decision on Class 12 exams will be taken in the next two days.