Know How Political Party & Politicians reacted on Cancellation of 12th Class Board Exam


The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) cancelled Board exams for Class 12 on Tuesday, ending months of speculation. The decision, which reached a review meeting headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, came as a huge relief to Class 12 students who had been pleading on social media for the exams to be cancelled in the wake of the country’s second Covid-19 outbreak. The news was greeted positively throughout the political spectrum, with many applauding the government for prioritising the health of students.

Here’s how politicians responded to the CBSE Class 12 Board exams being cancelled.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

“After extensive consultations, we have taken a decision that is student-friendly, one that safeguards the health as well as future of our youth. Students should not be forced to appear for exams in such a stressful situation.”

Minister of State for PMO, Jitendra Singh

“Very sensitive decision which reflects PM Narendra Modi’s deep concern for the children of this country, on whose shoulders rests the future of New India.”

Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal

“I am glad 12th exams have been cancelled. All of us were very worried about the health of our children. A big relief.”

Congress Party

“We are glad Modi govt finally heeded to the demands of the Indian people, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi and the Congress party, to prioritise the safety and health of our students.”

Union Minister for Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal

“To ensure safety and security of students, teachers & parents and to put an end to anxiety in the minds of class XII students, in a meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi, it was decided to issue CBSE results based on well-defined criteria. I wish all the students the very best in their careers. I would like to reiterate safety and career of students as of paramount importance for Modi government.”

Minister of Women & Child Development, Smriti Irani

Gratitude to PM Modi for the announcement of the cancellation of the CBSE Class 12 Board Exams this year. The student-friendly decision, keeping the health and safety of our youth paramount, will bring great relief to anxious parents & teachers as well.





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