The petition will be heard on June 17, in which the petitioner has said that the board exams of the states should be canceled. A bench headed by Justice AM Khanwilkar of the Supreme Court will hear the matter on Thursday. Dozens of students and their parents’ associations, child rights activists and others on behalf of 23 states have filed applications in the Supreme Court asking that offline examinations should not be conducted at this time and the evaluation formula should be fixed for the results. By filing an application in the Supreme Court, a request has been made to cancel the 10th and 12th board exams of the states of Andhra Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Goa, Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Arunachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, etc. Advocate Anubha Srivastava Sahai and Advocate Mamta Sharma and others have filed an application asking that the board exams to be held in 23 states should be canceled. In view of Kovid, the emergency situation has been cited and it has been said that the offline exam should be canceled.
[Attribution to NBT]