The Ministry of Education Monday requested all centrally-funded establishments to postpone offline exams scheduled in May in view of the Covid-19 state of affairs within the nation, officers stated. Such establishments embrace all IITs, NITs, IIITs and central universities.
In a letter to the heads of centrally funded establishments, Higher Education Secretary Amit Khare requested them to postpone all offline examinations scheduled this month.
“The on-line examinations, and so forth could nonetheless proceed. The choice will probably be reviewed within the first week of June,2021. The establishments have been additional suggested to make sure that if anybody within the establishment wants any help it ought to be supplied instant doable assist in order that she or he comes out of the misery on the earliest,” a senior MoE official stated.
“All Institutions should encourage eligible individuals to go for vaccination and be sure that everybody follows COVID-19 applicable conduct to stay secure,” he added. The choice comes within the backdrop of a rampaging second wave of the coronavirus pandemic within the nation.
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