The Central Board of Secondary Education on Thursday rescheduled the dates of the Class 12 examinations that clashed with the Lok Sabha poll dates. Now, under the new schedule, the exams will end on April 25.
After the Election Commission announced the election schedule on Wednesday, the Board realised that the dates of around 30 examinations had to be rescheduled. Urdu Core, Urdu Elective and Music exam papers scheduled for April 9 will be now held on April 25.
Sociology and three other exam papers scheduled for April 10, when Delhi goes to the polls, have now been postponed to April 21.
Exams on Philosophy, Entrepreneurship and around 10 other subjects scheduled for April 12 will be held on April 19.
Exams on Agriculture, Graphics, Creative Writing and Translation Studies and three other subjects scheduled for April 17 will be held on April 22.
“ The dates in respect of other subjects will remain the same as before,” said CBSE spokesperson Rama Sharma.