ICAI CA May 2020 exams: In the wake of Coronavirus outbreak and a lockdown in place to contain the spread of the disease, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has postponed the Chartered Accountancy exams that were slated to be held in May. Also Read - COVID-19 in India: With Highest Single-day Spike of 29,429 Cases, Tally Crosses 9.3 Lakh; Rate of Recovery Over 63%

As per the revised schedule, the exams will now be held in June-July. Also Read - Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine Soon to Enter Phase 3 Trials as Phase 1 Shows Positive Results

“In view of the ongoing spurt of the COVID-19 pandemic and in the interest of the well being of the students, the Chartered accountant examinations initially scheduled from May 2 to May 18 stand rescheduled and the said examinations shall now be held from June 19 to July 4,” the official notification by ICAI read. Also Read - BCCI Planning to Hold Camp For Contracted Players in Dubai: Report

“Foundation course exam is to be held along with Final Group II examinations on 27, 29 June and 1, 3 July and the post qualification course examination-INTT-AT is to be held along with Final Group II exam on 27, 29 June, whereas ITL and WTO exam is to be held along with 4 papers, group 1 of intermediate (IPC)/ intermediate exam,” the notification added.