Tamil Nadu Board Exams 2020: Tamil Nadu School Education Minister K A Sengottaiyan on Saturday confirmed that the results of class 10 and 12 board exams would be declared in July. However, the exact dates were not disclosed. Also Read - Tamil Nadu Crosses Grim Milestone of 1 Lakh COVID Cases With 4,329 Fresh Infections; Death Toll Over 1300
“Mostly the class 10 and 12 exam results will be out in July and it is impossible to disclose the exact date of publication of the results,” he told reporters at Gobichettipalayam. Teachers are already engaged in evaluation of answer sheets of class 12 exams, he said. Also Read - Tuticorin Custodial Deaths Case: Another Cop Arrested, 5 Police Taken in Custody so Far
The tenth standard board exams will be held from June 15 to 25 for over 9.5 lakh candidates, as per the revised schedule announced by the government. The exams have been postponed due to increase in COVID-19 cases in the state. Also Read - 'What The Hell is Happening in 2020?': Twitter Asks as Another Boiler Explosion Shakes Tamil Nadu
Earlier, the exams were scheduled from June 1-12. In view of coronavirus outbreak, the Minister said the reopening date of schools could not be disclosed now and the government would take a decision based on the recommendations made by a committee formed by it to look into the matter. Earlier, the Minister distributed various cooperative bank loans.
(With agency inputs)