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Dubai: India’s ICSE Board Exams for Class 10 and Class 12, schduled to be held from May 4, 2021 has been deferred, the board announced.

The decision was taken in the light of the nationwide surge in COVID-19 cases, Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has said in a press release.

The board said it will closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and the postponement of the exams will be reviewed and a final decision will be taken in the first week of June, 2021