New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Friday announced dates for pending class X, XII board examinations, which were postponed due to coronavirus pandemic. Issuing a notification, the board said that the remaining papers of class X and XII will be held between July 1- 15. Also Read - Schools Likely to Reopen in July For Senior Classes With 30% Attendance

Reports had claimed that the government has directed CBSE to hold papers before JEE main examinatons, scheduled to be  held between July 18-23. Also Read - CBSE to Conduct Exams at All 15,000 Centres Across India: HRD Minister

The dates come a day after Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal  announced that JEE Advanced exam will be conducted on August 23.