New Delhi: The 10th Secondary Education Board of Assam (SEBA) and 12th Examination of Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) released announcement that the High School Living Certificate (HSLC) examination and Higher Secondary (HS)exams have been postponed till further orders. The announcement has been made by the state's Education Minister Himant Biswa Sarma through his official Twitter page.
The Education Minister has announced the postponement of Class 10 and Class 12 exams through two separate tweets. The revised schedule of these examinations will be released soon after consulting the state health department. Candidates should keep an eye on the official website for the latest updates.
The Assam High School Living Certificate (HSLC) examination and Higher Secondary (HS) examination 2021 were to be conducted from May 11. At the same time, students are constantly demanding to postpone the examination due to increase in Kovid-19 cases. The candidates had requested the government to cancel or postpone the examination. Now after the postponement of the examination, these candidates have got a great relief.
Earlier, on 17 April, the state Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma appealed to SEBA and AHSEC to consult with the concerned stakeholders about the Assam Board Exam 2021 and take an appropriate decision within the next ten days. Significantly, the dates of Assam High School Leaving Certificate Examination and Higher Secondary Examination 2021 were announced on January 2. The dates were announced through his official tweeter page in the Education Minister.
Later, the datasheet was released on the official website. According to media reports, about 4 lakh candidates are to appear in the examination this year.