CTET 2020: Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Thursday announced that Central Teachers Eligibility Test (CTET) exam scheduled to be held on July 5 has been postponed. Also Read - HRD Guidelines For Online Classes by Schools: Cap on Screen Time For Students, 8 Steps of Digital Learning Outlined

Revised date will be declared when “situation is more conducive for conduct of examinations”. Also Read - No Migrant Children to be Struck Off School Rolls Amid COVID-19 Lockdown: HRD Ministry

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“Given the current circumstances CTET exam which was supposed to be conducted by the CBSE on July 5 has been postponed for the time being. The next date of examination will be announced if conditions are favorable,” the minister said in a tweet.

Earlier in the day, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) gave its decision to the Supreme Court and announced the remaining board exams in 29 subjects scheduled to be held from July 1 to July 15 stand cancelled. Further, no pending exams of ICSE, ISC will be conducted either.