Summer 2020 UG exam under MUHS postponed
The Maharashtra government on Saturday announced that syllabus for Classes 1 to 12 will be cut down by 25 percent . The decision has been taken to reduce the burden on students as the schools have not opened physically due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Since schools have not reopened physically, the government wants to ease the burden on students, so the syllabus will be reduced by 25 per cent for the academic year 2020-21, School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad said in a statement.
Speaking about the revised syllabus, Gaikwad said that details of which lessons from text books have been omitted will be available on the website of the Maharashtra State Council of Educational Research and Training (MSCERT).
Exam postponed: Meanwhile, Summer 2020 undergraduate examinations of various streams of the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) in Nashik have been postponed, a senior official said on Saturday.
“Summer-2020 undergraduate examinations of Medical, Dentistry, Ayurved, Unani, Homeopathy, Nursing and other faculties have been postponed,” controller of examinations Dr Ajit Pathak said in a statement. Postgraduate examinations will be conducted as per the time-table announced by the university on its website, he said.