JK Board 8th Class Exam Postponed by JKSCERT: New Exam Dates Check

In a recent development, the Jammu and Kashmir State Council of Educational Research and Training (JKSCERT) has announced the postponement of the 8th standard examinations, with the exception of the English subject. This decision comes in response to representations from various quarters within the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, citing concerns and exigencies surrounding the examination process.

JK Board 8th Class Exam Postponed

According to a statement issued by the Joint Director Central for JKSCERT, the postponement affects all papers scheduled for the 24th, 26th, and 29th of March in the soft zone, and the 26th and 29th of March in the hard zone. The official communication reads, “It is notified for all concerned that the Middle Standard Examinations scheduled to be held on 24th, 26th, and 29th of March in respect of the soft zone and 26th and 29th of March in respect of the hard zone stand postponed.”

The JKSCERT has assured that fresh dates for conducting these papers in both the Hard and Soft Zones will be announced in due course of time, alleviating concerns regarding the continuity of the examination process for affected students.

JKSCERT Postponed 8th Class Examination

Earlier plans to conduct the examination for the regional language paper of the 8th standard simultaneously in both soft and hard zones on April 7th had to be revisited due to unforeseen challenges. The delay was primarily attributed to logistical issues, as the council had not received the question papers on time and could not supply the question papers for Kashmiri subjects due to time constraints.

JK Board 8th Class Exam Postponed

In a communique issued by the Joint Director of JKSCERT for the Kashmir division, it was stated that the confidential material for the Middle Standard Examination 2024, including question papers and references, would be dispatched on March 23rd, 2024, for the Kashmir Division. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, the regional language paper scheduled for March 24th, 2024, had to be rescheduled.

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A complex head in Srinagar highlighted the situation’s complexity, emphasizing the usual protocol of receiving all confidential materials, including question papers, well in advance of the examinations. However, this year posed unprecedented challenges, with materials being received at the eleventh hour and some components, notably the question papers for Kashmiri and English subjects, yet to be delivered.

The decision to postpone the examinations underscores the JKSCERT’s commitment to upholding the integrity and fairness of the examination process, ensuring that all students have equal opportunities to demonstrate their knowledge and skills. While the postponement may cause temporary disruptions, it is necessary to address the logistical and operational challenges the council faces.

Students, parents, and educators are urged to stay updated with official announcements from the JKSCERT regarding the rescheduling of the examinations. It is imperative that all stakeholders cooperate and remain flexible during these unprecedented times, prioritizing the well-being and academic success of the students above all else.

In conclusion, the JKSCERT’s postponement of the JK Board 8th Class examinations reflects a proactive approach to addressing challenges and ensuring the smooth conduct of examinations. With the assurance of new exam dates to be announced soon, students can continue their preparations with confidence, knowing that the educational authorities are safeguarding their interests.


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