The HRD service has asked CBSE and National Testing Agency (NTA) to work on revised schedules for examinations following the extension of across the country lockdown.
CBSE, NTA to Reschedule the Exam Dates
While the CBSE has class X and XII exams caught in a limbo, the NTA needs to get ready for the JEE exam.
In compliance of the order dated 24.3.2020 gave by MHA, all offices of MHRD and its self-governing organizations and subordinate offices will stay shut for a time of 3 weeks. However, all officials and staff will be working according to the said order, a senior authority said.
Bureau heads and Division heads will ensure that all financial matters identifying with releases, especially salaries and pensions are cleared.
CBSE, NIOS, and NTA should work at the revised calendar of exams.
Autonomous and NCERT should draft alternate academic calendars, the authority said.