Karnataka Pre-university exam 2020: Exam to be held on June 18
Department of Pre-University Education, Karnataka, has declared the date for the remaining exam of the pre-university certificate, or PUC, examination. The English subject is the only pending exam which has been scheduled to be held on June 18, 2020. As per a notice released by the Department of Pre-University Education, Karnataka stated that the Class 12 PUC pending exam of English subject will be conducted on June 18 between 10:15 am and 1:30 pm. The exam had to be rescheduled due to the Covid-19 lockdown enforced in the country to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Karnataka Minister for Primary and Secondary Education S Suresh Kumar, earlier, while discussing the dates for holding the remaining exams, said, “The exams for English paper of PUC will be held on June 18.”
During a meeting held on May 18 with the department of public instructions, Kumar discussed the feasibility of holding the exams during the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic and precautionary measures that are required to be taken while traveling to the exam centers and conducting the exams.