Uttarakhand Board Exams 2020: The Uttarakhand Board of School Education has postponed the UK Board High School and Intermediate Exams 2020 in the wake of the rising number of cases of COVID-19. The UK Class 10 and 12 Board exams 2020 have been postponed until further notice as of now. The official notification to postpone UK Board 10th and 12th Board exam 2020 was issued by R Meenakshi Sundaram, Secretary, School Education, UKBSE.
The statement read that the exams scheduled on 23rd, 24th and 25th March 2020 for both High Schools and Intermediate exams stands postponed until further notified by the Board. Several other Boards such as the CBSE, CISCE, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, West Bengal and Karnataka Boards have also postponed their scheduled Class 10 and 12 exams 2020 due to the outbreak and spread of Coronavirus in the country. The total number of COVID-19 positive cases in the country has risen to 250+ as stated by the Union Ministry of Health and Welfare.
The UK Board Class 10 exams 2020 were scheduled from 3rd March to 25th March while the Intermediate exams were to be held from 2nd March to 25th March. More than 3 lakh students appearing for their Uttarakhand Board 10th and 12th Board exams 2020. While 1.4 lakh students are appearing for their UK Board 10th exam 2020, about 1.35 students are appearing for their UK Board Intermediate exam.REGISTER FOR RESULTS UPDATES