Seems like there is no ending to the rumours being spread on social media related to the CBSE class 10, 12 board exams 2021. A new fake notice with misleading information regarding passing marks of the board exams is in circulation.
The Press Information Bureau (PIB) fact check team has issued a clarification regarding the fake notice doing rounds on social media with misleading information that the passing mark for the CBSE board exams 2021 has been revised.
The fake notice claims that the passing marks of the board exams, which are usually 33 per cent for each subject, has been reduced to 23 per cent this year.
PIB fact check team issued a statement alerting students and parents that this information about the passing marks is fake.
दावा:- सोशल मीडिया पर एक पोस्ट में दावा किया जा रहा है कि 10वीं और 12वीं की 2021, बोर्ड परीक्षा में अब पास होने के लिए 33 प्रतिशत अंक को घटाकर 23 प्रतिशत कर दिया गया है।#PIBFactCheck:- यह दावा फर्जी है। @EduMinOfIndia ने ऐसी कोई घोषणा नहीं की है। pic.twitter.com/Tp5bnqTBdi
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) January 19, 2021
Earlier, a fake date sheet of the board exams was doing rounds 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 had 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,” read 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