CBSE Board Exams 2021: Weeks after union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank informed that CBSE Board Exams 2021 will be conducted from May 4 to June 10, many students have started a petition on change.org, in a bid to cancel the Class X, XII crucial examinations for this academic year.Also Read - CBSE, CISCE Term 1 Results Expected Next Week: Key Things to Know About Evaluation Process, Supreme Court Order on Improvement Policy

The students, while expressing concerns over the conduct of the CBSE Board exam, claimed that online classes have not been as helpful as classroom teaching. The petition also asserted that several students failed to attend the online classes due to their financial problems, lack of resources, and poor internet. Also Read - CBSE Board Exams 2021-22: No CBSE Class 10, 12 Student to Fail This Year? Here's What Board Says

“The CBSE board exams 2021 would be very hard as 2020 has been a very tough year. The online classes were not helpful as many had network and current issues. So I request the CBSE director to cancel the board exams of 2021 as it will be very helpful for us,” a petitioner said. Also Read - CBSE Class 12 Term 1 Exam 2021: Psychology Paper Analysis, Answer Key Released; Experts Say Balanced, Good Scoring Paper

The online petition also suggested an alternative method for evaluating the marks for this academic year. It asked to board to examine the students on the basis of their internal examination, conducted by schools.

On the other hand, the board is expected to release the Class X, XII datasheet in upcoming days. Education minister Pokhriyal had asserted that they are trying to release the dates at the earliest. A few days back, a date sheet of the CBSE Exams 2021 was doing the rounds on social media, which turned out to be fake.

Once released, students can check the date sheet on CBSE’s official website cbse.nic.in. Besides, one can also check the CBSE Date Sheet 2021 on https://www.india.com/education/