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Maharashtra’s government, late on Friday, has decided to cancel the final year and final semester examinations conducted under various universities in the state in the backdrop of rising cases of coronavirus despite the lockdown.
However, those who want to take the exam should submit it in writing to the university and a decision in this regard will be taken Based on the influence of the covid-19 pandemic situation, said Uday Samant, Minister for Higher and Technical Education, while interacting with students through the Facebook page of the Directorate General of Information and Public Relations.
With over 1.2 lakh cases detected so far, Maharashtra is the country’s worst-hit state by the covid-19 pandemic.
Samant said that the meeting of the State Disaster Management Committee was held on Thursday under the chairmanship of the Maharashtra’s chief minister Uddhav Thackeray.