Meghalaya News 24 Exclusive
Education Minister Lahkmen Rymbui on Tuesday said that the Meghalaya Board of Secondary Education (MBOSE) will conduct the SSLC and HSSLC board examination only after 14th April, even though the examination date is yet to be fixed.
“Exam, MBOSE will fix the date but the Exam will happen only after the 14th April,” Rymbui said adding, “MBOSE will soon come up with the routine for the class 10 and class 12 board exam.”
The Education Department is holding discussions to finalise the date for holding the Secondary School Leaving Certificate and Higher Secondary School leaving certificate examination as he said the notification will be issued after due diligence.
Clarifying on the SSLC routine being circulated on Social media, the Education Minister calls it fake.
Earlier a notification made rounds on social media that mentioned that the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) Examination, 2021 will begin on April 6 and will end on April 19.
Amidst the rising concern about the health protocol that will be ensured during the examination, he said, “I don’t think there will be any issue but everybody we should take care of themselves and whatever to be done we will do taking into consideration the prevailing situation at that point of time as and when the exam being conducted by the MBOSE.”
He also informed that the examination will be in offline mode.
Asked about the academic session of the remaining classes, the Education Minister said that the session will end in February.
“The session will continue till the month of February, so before that something will be planned as I said, we cannot plan for the whole academic, we have to take one step at a time,” Rymbui said.
“ Education and health of the student are paramount,” the Minister said.