HSLC and HSSLC Exam 2021 Called Off in Assam

 

HSLC and HSSLC Exam 2021 Called Off in Assam

State Education  Minister of Assam Dr Ranoj Pegu today announced the cancellation of the High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC), Assam High Madrassa (AHM) and Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) examinations after a stakeholders' meet held at Janata Bhawan.

 

Despite CBSE and majority of State Boards in the country cancelling their board exams due to Covid, the Chief Minister &  Education Minister of Assam and the two State boards assertively backed holding of the exams citing "improvement in State's Covid situation" and "absence of internal evaluation system " as reasons. 

 

With exams being called off, all eyes would be on the evaluation mechanism to be formulated by the two committees Though the State Cabinet had on Wednesday backed cancellation of exam, it had asked the education department to take a final call on this after discussing the Issue with the stakeholders.