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CBSE Class 12 exams rescheduled in WB, Assam due to polls

According to a notice issued by the CBSE, the Class 12 Sociology exam will be held on April 23 instead of April 4 as announced earlier.

Board exams 2016 Updated: Mar 14, 2016 21:00 IST
Examinees discussing their paper after writing CBSE class 12 Physics paper.
Examinees discussing their paper after writing CBSE class 12 Physics paper. (Deepak Gupta/ HT file photo)

With elections announced in five states in April-May, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has changed the dates of some class 12 exams to be held

in West Bengal and Assam.

According to a notice issued by the CBSE, the Class 12 Sociology exam will be held on April 23 instead of April 4 as announced earlier.

Similarly, the Sanskrit (core) and Bengali exams have been rescheduled from the earlier April 11 to April 26.

While Assam will have a two-phase election on April 4 and 11, West Bengal will see balloting on seven dates: April 4, 11, 17, 21, 25 and 30 and May 5.

Read more: EC announces poll dates for 5 states