Over 20 lakh students have applied to appear for the examinations. Due to the corona pandemic, the board had provided more chances to students to apply for the exams. Generally, the RBSE board exams begin on the first week of March. Due to coronavirus, the RBSE declared the dates for all board exams on Thursday.
Board chairman D P Jalori said that the first exam for Class X on May 6 will be English and for Class XII, philosophy and environment science. The board has released the dates on the website.
The students can download the time table for their use. Officials said the board would conduct the exams following the Covid-19 guidelines of the state government if they remain during that period. For the purpose, more examination centres will be set up so that students can follow social distancing norms. The board is planning to declare the results by the end of June.
The board will take necessary measures to hold the examination so that students don’t have to face any inconvineces.