The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to cancel the Class 10th board exams 2021 in view of the surge in the COVID-19 cases in the state. All the regular students of Class 10th will be promoted to the next grade without any exams. The government has also decided to conduct the Class 12th board exams in the second week of July, if the conditions are conducive to hold the exams. Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma has announced that the decision was taken after a high-level meeting with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Check the live updates of Uttar Pradesh board exams 2021 below.
Deputy Chief Minister Dr Dinesh Sharma tweeted, "Decision was taken in the meeting with Hon'ble Chief Minister that Class 10th exams were cancelled and students will be promoted to the Class 11th. The Class XII exams will be held in the second week of July if the circumstances are normal. The time duration of the exams will be one and a half hour."
मा.शि.परिषद की दसवीं की परीक्षा निरस्त करके,उन्हें 11वीं कक्षा में प्रोन्नत करने तथा बारहवीं कक्षा की परीक्षा परिस्थितियां सामान्य रहने पर जुलाई के दूसरे सप्ताह में कराने का निर्णय मा.मुख्यमंत्री जी के साथ बैठक में लिया गया। समयावधि 3 घंटे की जगह डेढ़ घंटा व 3 प्रश्न करने होंगे। pic.twitter.com/4vFpRiaGtz— Dr Dinesh Sharma BJP (@drdineshbjp) May 29, 2021
Minister also tweeted, "Important decisions taken by the Board of Secondary Education, Uttar Pradesh in the interest of 56 lakh students."
माध्यमिक शिक्षा परिषद उ०प्र० द्वारा 56 लाख छात्रों के हित में लिये गये महत्वपूर्ण निर्णय । pic.twitter.com/HZJT9iinaL— Dr Dinesh Sharma BJP (@drdineshbjp) May 29, 2021
UP Board Class 10th Exams 2021 Cancelled
The Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad (UPMSP) has announced that the Class 10th exams have been cancelled and students will be promoted based on the internal assessment. The Board will release the evaluation criteria and UP Board 10th result date soon.
UP Board Class 12th Exams 2021
The UP Board is likely to conduct the Class 12th board exams in the second week of July. It has reduced the Class 12 exams duration from 3 hours to 90 minutes. Students have to answer only three questions instead of 10. The Board is likely to release the exam date sheet soon. Students should note that the exams will be held when the conditions are conducive to hold the exams.
Earlier, the state government has promoted the students of Classes 6 to 9 and Class 11 without examination due to pandemic.