RBSE Rajasthan 10th and 12th Exam 2021 Postponed: As per the latest update, the Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education (RBSE) has decided to postpone the upcoming Rajasthan Board Exam 2021 for Secondary and Senior Secondary Students. The decision about postponement of RBSE Class 10 and 12 Exam 2021 was announced by Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. Late evening today, Rajasthan Chief Minister took to twitter to formally announce the decision about postponement of the Rajasthan Board Exams 2021 for both 10th and 12th Class students. In a tweet sent out from his official account, Mr Gehlot noted that in the wake of the 2nd Wave of the COVID-19 pandemic situation in the state, Rajasthan State Government has decided to postpone the Board Exams until future notice.
In addition to postponing the board exams for Class 10 and 12 students, the Rajasthan State Government has also taken another important decision to promote students of Class 8, Class 9 and Class 11. As per the details shared by Chief Minister on his twitter handle, for 2021 session all students of Class 8, Class 9 and Class 11 would be promoted to their next academic grades i.e. Class 9, Class 10 and Class 12, respectively without holding of the annual exams. This decision has also been taken keeping in mind the worsening COVID-19 situation and to ensure safety, health and well-being of the students.
The decision of Rajasthan State Government to postpone the upcoming Board Exams for Class 10 and 12 students comes close on the heels of CBSE Board’s decision on similar lines. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting with Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ and other officials to discuss the matter of CBSE Exams 2021. In that meeting, it was decided that in the light of COVID-19 situation, the CBSE Board 10th Exam 2021 will be cancelled and CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021 will be postponed until further notice. For class 10 students, the result will be prepared on the basis of objective criterion to be decided by the board later while for Class 12 exams, a review meeting would be held on 1st June after which further course of action would be advised.REGISTER FOR RESULTS UPDATES