The central board of Secondary education had declared to reschedule the ongoing board examinations due to the Coronavirus epidemic. It was announced on March 18th, Wednesday late evening for the precautionary measure against the on spread of Coronavirus. The board examinations for classes 11 and 12 students will be rescheduled again all over the country as declared by the Secretary, department of higher education.
It has been reported that the CBSE board examinations of classes 10 and 12 which was being held in India and abroad as well will be scheduled between March 19th, 2020 till march 31st 2020.
Once the re-assesment of the situation gets over , the board will announce the rescheduled dates by 31st March 2020. The board has to say that the safety and security of the students is equally important to exams.
On 18th March 2020, a total number of 151 people were infected in the country and therefore the national testing agency had to postpone the JEE FOR IIT, Engineering college admissions. The dates for the JEE will be decided according to the board .