India, April 14 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a REPLACED on Wednesday to discuss the issue of holding board examinations at a time when Covid-19 cases are surging across the country. A decision was taken at the meeting to postpone Class 12 board examination and cancel Class 10 exams.

The government issued a statement after the meeting where it said that REPLACED of Class 12 examination will be announced after a REPLACED on June 1.

Here is the full statement from the Union ministry of education's department of school education and literacy:

The Hon'ble Prime Minister chaired a high-level meeting today to review the examinations to be held at various levels in view of the developing Corona situation. Union Education Minister, Shri...