Karnataka SSLC exam 2021 postponed due to covid-19: Minister
- Karnataka SSLC exam 2021: The Karnataka government on Thursday, May 13, postponed the SSLC or Class 10 exams.
The Karnataka government on Thursday, May 13, postponed the SSLC or Class 10 exams. The Karnataka SSLC exams 2021 were scheduled to begin on June 21. In a tweet on its official account, ANI informed about the postponement of SSLC exam quoting Karnataka's Primary and Secondary Education Minister S Suresh Kumar.
"SSLC Examination slated to begin from June 21 has been postponed in view of the surge in #COVID19 cases. Revised schedule will be decided after the second wave dies: Karnataka Primary & Secondary Education Minister S Suresh Kumar," reads the tweet.
Karnataka has recently postponed a number of exams due to covid-19 surge. Karnataka Examinations Authority has postponed the Karnataka CET exam which was scheduled to be held on July 7 and 8. The examination will now be conducted on August 28 and 29.
Earlier this month, Karnataka government postponed the Second Pre University Exam and general promotion for First Pre-University students without any exams.