Odisha Govt to reduce school syllabus for academic session 2020- 21


The state government of Odisha has decided to reduce the school syllabus of students for the academic year 2020-21 amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

Recently, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had announced that the syllabus will be reduced for school students this year by 30 per cent in view of the “extraordinary situation” of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The official statement issued by CHSE stated: “Keeping in view the unforeseen situation, CHSE, Odisha has been allowed by the government to consider and reduce the syllabus of different subjects during the session 2020-2021.”