Jharkhand Academic Council [JAC] has geared up to start the evaluation process of 10th and 12th answer scripts from 28th May 2020. As per the latest reports, the council will disclose the board exam results of class 10 and class 12 exams by the end of June 2020. Earlier, the council has planned to commence the evaluation process on 20th March.
Due to the abrupt lockdown across the nation amid the coronavirus crisis, the council had to postpone the evaluation. The council had postponed the evaluation till 1st April. However, due to the second lockdown, the officials postponed the evaluation process once again. Finally, the evaluation has scheduled to begin from 28th May intending to disclose the results by June 2020.
The authorities of the council have set up a total of 67 venues in the district headquarters across Jharkhand to hold the evaluation process without any hassle. During the session, everyone must follow proper precautionary measures. Wearing masks, using sanitizers periodically, maintaining social distancing must be followed by the examiners and other staff. The State Government has issued the aforementioned guidelines to conduct the evaluation process fruitfully.
As of now, the entire nation is following the lockdown for the fourth time till 31st May 2020. With specific relaxations, the Central Government has imposed lockdown across the country. The council has finally decided to begin the evaluation of matriculation and intermediate exam papers upon receiving a green signal from the state education department of Jharkhand.
Mahip Kumar Singh, the Secretary of JAC said, ‘The evaluation of papers will be conducted in 67 centers of 19 districts in Jharkhand from May 28. More than 9,500 evaluators are being engaged in the task.’ He further added that the evaluation will be completed as per the schedule i.e., within 25 days. In that case, the declaration of the results can be done by the end of June of 1st week of July 2020.
For the matriculation exams in the state, a total of 387021 students have taken part in the exams. On the other hand, a total of 234363 have written the intermediate exams for the students in Jharkhand. The authorities of the state education department organized the class 10 exams in the state in February. On the other hand, the 8th and 9th class exams were conducted in January 2020.