Amid rising covid-19 cases, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has ordered the affiliated schools to update the number of teachers available as examiners in the Online Affiliated School Information System.
The board authorities have activated the OASIS link on April 5, 2021. The last date for the school authorities to update the list is April 10, 2021.
As per the circular released by CBSE on 3rd April, the authorities informed that “All the principals are directed to update teachers’ data in the OASIS within schedule. CBSE will compare both the data before updation and after updation.” CBSE also stated that non-compliance of instructions will invite actions such as non-declaration of board results for the school, “a personal penalty of Rs 50,000 on the principal” of the respective school.
CBSE has also ordered the schools to conduct practical exams without an external examiner appointed by the board. Earlier, the CBSE class 12th practical examination was scheduled to be conducted from 1st March to 11th June and evaluations for classes 10th and 12th will commence from 7th May.
According to the CBSE, if the schools do not update the list, a personal penalty of Rs. 50,000 will be imposed on the principal of the school. Also, Practical conducted by an examiner and not appointed by the CBSE will be canceled. The board will re-conduct the practical of these candidates under its supervision.