New Delhi: In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi University has postponed the online open book exams for final-year students of undergraduate and postgraduate programme by 10 days. The exams were scheduled to begin from July 1. Also Read - Coronavirus Lockdown in West Bengal: Locket Chatterjee, Bengal BJP MP, Tests Positive For COVID-19

Now, the exams will commence from July 10. The varsity will release the new datasheets on July 3. Also Read - Twitter Says it Will Add an Edit Button For Tweets Under One Condition, Know What It Is

“[The] OBE mode examinations as an alternative mode of examinations in view of COVID-19 pandemic adopted as one-time measure for academic session 2019-20 for all streams of UG and PG including SOL and NCWEB stands postponed for ten days in view of the prevailing situation of COVID19 pandemic,” the DU notification said. Also Read - After Eight Days of Testing, 25 NBA Players Return Positive For Coronavirus

Students are requested to keep a tab on the official website in case there are updates on the result.

Earlier, CBSE and ICSE boards had cancelled the pending exams of class 11 and 12 due to worsening Coronavirus situation in the country.