The examination of Uttarakhand Board of Secondary Education (UBSE) for class 10 and 12th were earlier scheduled to start from May 04, 2021.
Education Minister, Arvind Pandey in a media briefing said that the decision related to board exams was taken due to rising cases of Covid19.
“The board will decide the dates for class 12 exams as the situation will favour. Those students of class 10th who are curious and want to appear in board exams will also be given an opportunity to write exams when class 12th examinations will take place,” he added.
As many as 1.48 lakh students have registered for the High School or Class 10 and 1.23 lakh have registered for the examination this year.