Delhi Govt Asks Vaccination of All Class 12 Students before Exams, Here're Outcomes of the Meeting

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia asked the centre to vaccinate the students of Class 12 before holding board exams. He said conducting board exams for Class 12th students before vaccination will prove a big mistake.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : May 23, 2021 15:01 IST
Delhi Govt Asks Vaccination of All Class 12 Students before Exams, Here're Outcomes of the Meeting

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Sunday asked the Central Government to vaccinate the students of Class 12 before holding board exams. While speaking in the virtual meeting chaired by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and joined by Union Education Minister and other stakeholders, Sisodia said that conducting board exams for Class 12th students before vaccination will prove a big mistake.

“It will be a huge blunder if safety of students is compromised by conducting exams”. #BoardExams, said Dy CM Manish Sisodia.

A high level meeting called by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh with all States/UT Education Ministers, Education Secretaries, Chairpersons of State Examination Boards and stakeholders to discuss conduction of Class 12th Board Exams and entrance exams for professional courses, has just concluded.

All state education secretaries and chairperson from state and central boards were present in the virtually meeting alongwith Textile Minister Smriti Irani and I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar.

Read: Fate of Class 12th students to be decided today in Meeting bw Union Ministers

As the reports coming in Chhattisgarh govt has decided to hold Class 12 board exams from June 1 in 'exam from home' pattern.