Prof. Dr. Saeedudin, Chairman, Board of Intermediate Education, Karachi denied the rumors circulating on Social media regarding the cancellation of 1st year exams. He said that 1st year exams shall be held as per schedule and shall start from August 7. He said that exams for first year groups including Science, Home Economics, Commerce (Regular / Private), Arts (Regular / Private), Special Candidate, Medical Technology shall be held as per schedule.
Exams for Previously Failing Students, Twelve Papers (TP), Improvement of Division / Grade, Benefit Cases, Additional Subjects, Special Chance will also be on schedule. Chairman Prof. Dr. Saeedudin further said in his statement that students and parents should not be confused about the rumors on social media about the postponement of exams.
He said that all the preparations for the examinations have been completed while the process of issuing the admit cards and date sheets of the first phase examinations has also been completed. The examinations will be conducted as per the schedule in the light of the decision of the Steering Committee, Education Department, Government of Sindh.
It is pertinent to mention here that rumors regarding cancellation of intermediate and Matriculation part-I exams are circulating on social media. Some people are claiming that they have the confirmed news from the credible sources that exams will be cancelled. Now the chairman Board of Intermediate Education (BIEK) has confirmed that the exams will be held as per schedule. Students must focus on their studies and must prepare for their exams and should not be confused about the conduct of 9th and 1st year exams.