To control the spread of the coronavirus previously Sindh government had decided to posponed the matric and inter board exams 2020. This step was taken as a preventative measure to prevent the prevalence of the contagious virus. Due to the cancellation of the board examination, the new schedule for the examination has been announced to conduct the papers.
During the press conference in Karachi, education minister of Sindh Saeed Ghani said that Pakistan is in much better condition as compared to other countries considering the current scenario of the coronavirus. He further mentioned that hopefully, the situation will be under control up to 30th May. Otherwise, the policies will be revised depending upon the condition of the coronavirus. He stated that the examination of all the classes other than the 9th and 10th class will be taken from 1st June to 15th June. Then afterward, the new classes will be started after 15th June.
Sindh Boards Matric New Dates of Exams 2020
As the matric board examination had been canceled and could not take place according to the previously mentioned exam schedule due to the threat of coronavirus. The new exam schedule for the matric board examination has been declared by the education minister of Sindh. The matric exams will be conducted from 15th June to 30th June. 9th new date sheet and 10th new Date Sheet will be announced soon. After the examination, the result of the 10th class will be announced on 15th August 2020.
Inter New Dates for Exams in Sindh Board
It has been also added to the press conference that board examination of intermediate will held from 6th July. All matric and intermediate examination will be conducted in the noon session. The result of 12th class board examination will be announced on 15th September. The new session of the 11th and 12th class will be started on 1st September 2020. According to him the new examination of 11th class will be started from 1st August 2020. Based on the 9th class examination, the students will be admitted to the college. In case if they will be failed after the declaration of 10th class board examination result, they have to move back to the same class. 11th new date sheet and 12th new date sheet will be announced soon till furth notification.
Final examination of 1st to 8th standard
It was proposed previously that students of 1st to 8th class should be promoted to the next grade without the examination. The education minister declared that the student has to give examination to promote to the next class. He said that according to the decision of the court the school fee must be paid. If we decided to not take the monthly fee, the working community of the school will suffer the consequences as they are not given their monthly pay. So it is this decision is taken to smoothly run the system without facing any problem. But there is no need to pay the advance fee, just submit the fee of the running month.
Cases of coronavirus in Sindh
According to the sources, 76 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the Sindh. Among them, two patients are discharged after the treatment while the other 74 patients are still kept in the isolation. The safety measures are being taken to control this deadly virus.