COVID-19: CISCE cancels Class 10 ICSE examination
New Delhi: The Council for Indian School Certification Examination (CISCE) on Monday cancelled the Class 10 ICSE examination due to 'worsening' COVID-19 situation in the country.
"The safety and wellbeing of our students and teaching faculty is our topmost priority and of paramount interest,” the council said in an official statement released on Monday.
The CBSE board had earlier cancelled its class 10 examination.
The CISCE also directed to start the Class 11 schedule for these students on online mode as soon as possible.
The council has so far not declared the criterion to declare results for class 10 students.
“A fair and unbiased criterion and date of result declaration will be announced the CISCE later,” read the statement.
The council has not announced any final date for Class 12 ISC examination so far.
The exam was postponed earlier.