The government of Sindh on Monday has made the announcement of the new dates for the matric and inter exams.
The Sindh education minister Saeed Ghani held a news conference where he revealed that the Matriculation exams would be held on June 15, 2020, whereas the Intermediate exams would be held on the 6th of July, 2020.
He also said that all the schools in the province would be conducting the exams and would be announcing the results for the students of Grade VIII and below from the 15th of June 2020.
He also said that the Matric and Inter exams would be taken in the afternoon shift, He clarified that the new academic year in schools would be commencing from the 15th of June 2020.
Admissions to Grade XI would be conducted from the 15th of July 2020, as informed by the education minister and the classes for the same grade would be starting from the 1st of August 2020.
Ghani said that the results of Grade XII would be announced on the 15th of September, 2020 and the academic year for the colleges would be starting from the 1st of August, 2020.
The education minister has declined reports that the students from grade I-VIII would be promoted, saying that the exams would determine whether the students would be passing on to the next grade or not.
He asked parents to continue depositing the fees in accordance with the verdict of the court, adding that the staff worked at schools had to be paid in salaries. But, he said that the parents should not pay advance fees to the schools.