Bhubaneswar: Students and parents beware. Some unscrupulous elements have spread a fake date sheet of CBSE board exams 2021 for class 10 and 12 on social media.
A date sheet for Class 12th and 10th Exams 2020-21, allegedly issued by the CBSE, is in circulation on social media, PIB fact check team informed on Twitter.
"This date sheet is #Fake. Although, @DrRPNishank has announced that Class 10th & 12th Board Examinations will be held from 4th May to 10th June 2021," reads the tweet of PIB fact-check team.
A date sheet for Class 12th & 10th Exams 2020-21 allegedly issued by the #CBSE is in circulation on social media.#PIBFactCheck: This date sheet is #Fake. Although, @DrRPNishank has announced that Class 10th & 12th Board Examinations will be held from 4th May to 10th June 2021. pic.twitter.com/Ez2LNmkkrZ
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) January 1, 2021
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, while announcing the CBSE board exams 2021 dates on December 31, had said that the date sheet for the class 10 and 12 exam will be released soon. The CBSE is expected to release the date sheet this month.
The CBSE board exams will be conducted for classes 10 and 12 from May 4 and conclude by June 10. Practical examinations will be conducted from March 1 and the results are expected to be announced by July 15.
— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) December 31, 2020
The CBSE board exams 2021 will be held in pen-and-paper mode.