The Directorate of Higher Secondary Education (DHSE), Kerala has revised the examination schedule for the Plus One or eleventh admissions 2021. As per the most recent discover, the exams will now be held from September 24. Initially, it was scheduled to be carried out from September 6.
The exams will start with sociology, anthropology, digital service know-how (outdated), and digital programs on September 29. While, the house science, Gandhian research, philosophy, journalism, laptop science, and statistics exams will probably be on October 18. For the humanities stream, the exams will start with the principle paper on September 24 and conclude with half two languages paper on October 13. Students will get 20 minutes of time between every topic and for Biology, candidates will get 25 minutes.
This comes after the Supreme Court has allowed the Kerala authorities to carry the plus one exams in offline mode. On September 3, the apex courtroom had stayed the Kerala authorities’s choice for every week to conduct offline exams for eleventh admissions which have been to start from September 6.
“There is alarming state of affairs in Kerala. It accounts for greater than 70 per cent instances of the nation, with round 35,000 every day instances. Children of tender age can’t be uncovered to threat”, the bench had said earlier, reported NDTV. It also added that allowing students from different parts of the state to sit in exam centres together may result in a spread of Covid-19.
However, on Friday, September 17, the Supreme Court Bench said it is convinced by the Kerala govt’s explanation regarding the holding of exams. “We are convinced by the explanation offered by the state and trust authorities will take all precautions and necessary steps so that no untoward situation is faced by students who are of tender age and appearing for the proposed examination. Dismissed,” it mentioned.