UGC issues clarification against fake news on examination guidelines 

The College Grants Fee (UGC) on Tuesday known as out pretend information doing rounds on varied platforms concerning examination pointers.

“In view of the information circulating in print and digital media, it’s clarified that UGC has not but issued any pointers on examination just lately and the information is inaccurate,” learn the official announcement. The fee launched an official discover concerning the clarification.

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“It has come to the fee’s discover that incorrect information concerning UGC pointers on examination has been printed in some print and digital media. UGC had issued pointers on examination and tutorial calendar on occasion throughout final yr. Additional, UGC notification issued on Could 6 has requested the colleges to maintain the offline exams in abeyance in the course of the month of Could 2021,” the official discover learn.

The fee on Monday had suggested all increased schooling institutes (HEIs) to represent COVID activity drive and helplines to assist college students and lecturers amid the continued pandemic. The varsities have been directed to advertise COVID acceptable behaviour together with sanitisation, carrying masks, washing fingers with cleaning soap and sustaining social distancing.

The UGC had earlier requested all increased instructional institutes (HEIs) to not conduct any offline exams in Could 2021. The fee had launched a round concerning the announcement on its official web site. The HEIs are additionally suggested to evaluate the native situations for conducting on-line exams.

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