Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education on Monday decided to promote students of classes 6 and 7 in the state amid the deteriorating condition of coronavirus pandemic.
While there will be no exams, students will be assessed based on Social Media Interface for Learning Engagement (SMILE), Smile-2, and ‘Aao Ghar Se Sikhein‘ initiatives undertaken by the state-based schools.
Due to increasing cases of Covid-19, the state government has already ordered that schools for classes 1 to 9 will remain shut until April 19.
Rajasthan on Sunday reported 5,105 fresh COVID-19 cases and 10 related deaths which pushed the tally of cases and deaths to 3,63,793 and 2,926 respectively.
Rajasthan health department said 3,28,881 people have recovered from the infection. The state currently has 31,986 active cases.