New Delhi: Due to increase in Coronavirus cases in Odisha, the state has cancelled all the UG and PG final year exams or final semester exams except for Medical, Paramedical, and Pharmacy courses. An alternative evaluation method will be adopted by universities and autonomous colleges for the declaration of results by August 2020.Also Read - Viral Video: Wild Bear & Its Cub Enter Odisha Village, Chased Away by Residents | Watch

Earlier, the state was conducting exams for college and universities between June and August. Also Read - Maharashtra, Karnataka, 4 Others Among 'States of Concern', Centre Rushes Teams To Review Situation

According to a report, marks for the final results will be calculated on the basis of internal assessment and marks obtained in previous semesters. Also Read - Odisha: Huge Quantity of Exlosives Seized in Malkangiri, Security Forces Suspect Naxal Activity

In case, students are not satisfied with their results, they can choose to appear for an improvement exam
in November.