Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) postponed its class 10 and 12 exams. Previously the exams were scheduled from July 17. The notification given by the NIOS stated that, “In continuation of notification number 14/ 2020 date June 1, 2020, the Public Examination of Secondary and Senior Secondary (Theory) March/ April 2020 rescheduled to commence from July 17 stands postponed till further orders due to COVID-19 pandemic situation.”
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More than one lakh candidates have applied for the exams. The exams have been delaying from March 24 due to the pandemic.
In this view, the CBSE too canceled its class 10 and 12 exams and is expected to declare the results by July 15. It is announced that class 12 will be graded based on their performance in the last three school exams.