Punjab announces primary, middle exams in two phases

By: News Desk      Published: 12:11 PM, 17 Apr, 2021
Punjab announces primary, middle exams in two phases
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Punjab Examination Commission (PEC) has decided to conduct primary and middle examinations in two phases in Punjab, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Saturday. 

In the first phase, papers will be conducted from April 26 to 30 while the second phase will be conducted from May 3 to 6 in 13 districts, including Lahore.

Earlier, the Punjab Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education (PBCC) Chairman released a revised schedule for matriculation and intermediate examinations in the province wherein matriculation exams will be held from May 25 while Inter papers will start from July 3.

Matriculation results will be released on September 21 and Intermediate results will be released on October 20. The PBC Chairman on Saturday said both examinations will be conducted and completed within 28 days.

The notification issued by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore reads, “The controlling authority/Higher Education Department, Punjab in a meeting with all the chairpersons of BISEs Punjab dated 09-04-20121 has approved revised schedule for Conduct of Examination/Declaration of Results of SSC and HSSC Annual Examinations 2021.”

“9th and 10th examinations will start from May 25 (Tuesday) and the expected date of declaration of result is September 21 (Tuesday),” as per the notification.

While HSSC examinations of 11th and 12th examination will start from 03-07-2021 (Saturday) and the expected results date is 20-10-2021 (Wednesday).

Punjab Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education (PBCC) and BISE Secretary Awais Saleem Humayun issued a notification on April 10.