Chennai, May 12 : Tamil Nadu School Education Minister K A Sengottaiyan today announced that the SSLC Class 10 Board exams in the State would be held from June one to 12. The exams were earlier scheduled to begin on Mar 24, but were postponed in view of the Nation-wide lockdown imposed to tackle the spread of coronavirus.
Talking to reporters here, Mr Sengottaiyan said the exams would begin on June one with the language paper. He said the final Class-11 (Plus one) exam earlier scheduled for March 26 and deferred due to lockdown will be held on June two.
He also said the last paper of the Plus Two board exams, which could not be attended by 36,842 students on March 24 in view of the COVID-19 restrictions, would now be held on June four. The government had earlier announced that the exam for these 36,842 students would be conducted again and it would now be held on June four. Mr Sengottaiyan said the evaluation of Plus 2 answer sheets would begin from May 27. (UNI)