New Delhi, July 6
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday allowed universities and different tutorial establishments to conduct examinations through the ongoing ‘Unlock 2’ part.
In a press release, the MHA stated it has despatched a letter to the Union Higher Education Secretary allowing universities and establishments to conduct examinations.
“The final-term examinations are to be compulsorily conducted as per the UGC guidelines on examinations and academic calendar for the universities and as per the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) approved by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare,” the assertion stated.
Various examinations performed by universities and better schooling establishments within the nation have been suspended since March through the coronavirus-induced lockdown which first started on March 25.
Since June 1, the federal government has introduced ‘Unlock 1’ for a month and once more from July 1 ‘Unlock 2’ for one more month.
A number of actions have been allowed to function through the ‘Unlock’ phases in all areas, barring containment zones.
However, common functioning of colleges, faculties, universities and different tutorial establishments stay suspended. PTI