Maharashtra Board Class 10, Class 12 Exams 2021: Maharashtra government postpones Maharashtra Board Class 10, Class 12 Exams 2021 due to surge in COVID-19 cases @ mahahsscboard.in/

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Maharashtra Board Class 10, Class 12 Exams 2021: The Maharashtra government has postponed this year’s Maharashtra Board Class 10, Class 12 Exams 2021 due to the surge in COVID-19 cases. Details can be found on the board’s official website mahahsscboard.in.

According to the government announcement, the Class 10 exams will not be held in June, while Class 12 exams are likely to be held at the end of May. This was announced by Maharashtra School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad in a video message shared on Twitter.



A tweet by the Chief Minister’s Office read, “For all the 10th & 12th grade students (state board) & their parents who have been worried for the past few weeks about the examination. Do watch the video Stay home, take care.”

Gaikwad said that the government would also be writing to the CBSE, ICSE, IB, Cambridge boards, requesting them to reconsider their exams dates.

Earlier, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and actor Sonu Sood had urged the government to cancel this year’s CBSE exams in view of an alarming rise in the COVID-19 cases.

About Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education

The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education, Pune 411004 is an Autonomous Body established under the provisions of the Maharashtra Act No. 41 of 1965. The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education, conducts the HSC and SSC Examinations in the state of Maharashtra through its nine Divisional Boards located at Pune, Mumbai, Aurangabad, Nasik, Kolhapur, Amravati, Latur, Nagpur and Ratnagiri. The Board conducts examination twice a year and the number of students appearing for the main examination is around 14 Lacs for HSC and 17 Lac’s SSC, for the supplementary examination around 6 Lacs students are expected HSC and SSC together. There are about 21000 schools (SSC) and 7000 (HSC) Higher Sec. Schools / Jr. colleges in the entire state.