New Delhi: ‘A decision will soon be taken on the pending CBSE Class 10, 12 board exams’, said Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said while interacting with students via Live Webinar on Tuesday. Also Read - NEET 2020, JEE Main Exams Dates Announced; Here Are The Details

He also announced the dates for engineering entrance examination JEE and medical entrance exam NEET. While JEE will be held from July 18-23, NEET 2020 exam will be conducted on July 26. Also Read - COVID-19 Lockdown: MHRD to Hold Meeting With State Education Ministers on Tuesday

“JEE-Mains will be held from July 18-23, while JEE-Advanced will be held in August. NEET will be conducted on July 26,” Nishank said. Also Read - 'Bharat Padhe Online' Campaign Launched by HRD Ministry to Invite Ideas to Improve Online Education

The crucial exams were postponed due to the lockdown imposed in the country to combat COVID-19 pandemic which has claimed more than 1,500 lives so far.