The Telangana state government has written to University Grants Commission seeking clarity whether state government can cancel exams for all students of UG, PG courses due to increasing corona cases in state.
The Telangana government pointed out that the Delhi government had already announced cancellation of UG, PG exams for all students in state universities even after UGC issuing revised guidelines asking all universities to conduct exams for final semester students of UG, PG courses.
The Telangana govenrment also pointed out the objections raised by state governments of West Bengal, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Maharashtra etc on conducting UG, PG exams in the wake of corona situation and their plans to cancel the exams.
The Telangana government is also planning to cancel UG, PG exams for all students but the recent UGC guidelines has put the state government in a fix.
In this backdrop, the Telangana government sought clarity from UGC on this issue.