CBSE Board Exam 2021 Latest Updates: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday held a live interaction with students and cleared their doubts on the upcoming CBSE board exams for Class 10 & Class 12. Clearing the air around CBSE board exams 2021, the HRD Minister said that exams for Class 10 and 12 will be held. However, if the pandemic situation doesn’t improve, then students would be given more time, he added.
On questions of reduction of CBSE Class 10 and 12 syllabus, Pokhriyal said that the board has already reduced the 30 per cent of the syllabus. However, he didn’t rule out the possibility of further reduction in the syllabus for class 10 & 12 board exams, but maintained, it will depend on the pandemic situation.
Answering further questions, Pokhriyal said that in case students can’t go to schools for lab-related works, then a separate decision in this regard will be issued later. “We will discuss in this regard,” he said.