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Allow class 10, 12 students to change name, surname in marksheets, certificates: HC to CBSE

By: PTI | New Delhi |

October 13, 2020 9:49:25 pm





The courtroom was listening to CBSE’s enchantment towards a single decide order of March directing it to change the mom’s title of a scholar in her class 10 and 12 mark sheets and certificates. (Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh/ Representational)

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday prompt to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to put in place a system for students to change their names, surnames or different particulars in their class 10 and 12 mark sheets and certificates.

A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan requested the CBSE to think about the suggestion particularly in view of the quite a few petitions being filed for these reliefs. The bench stated additionally it is not good to generate such litigation.

“It may be good for the lawyers, but not for the institution,” the bench added and prompt to the Board to present a column or house in their types which might enable students to make no matter modifications they want to make.

“Make a column where people can make as many changes as they want. It is his/her name or surname, not yours. Let them change it as many times as they want. Every student is not asking for it,” the bench stated.

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It added that the modifications sought to be made will be integrated at some nook or backside of the certificates which will even carry the main points offered initially.

The counsel for CBSE stated that the board can not certify somebody’s id and added that it solely places down in the certificates the knowledge offered on the first occasion.

The bench, nonetheless, stated, “You are not certifying the first identity. You base it on information furnished. So be it the first, second or third time, you change it as per the information furnished.”

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The courtroom was listening to CBSE’s enchantment towards a single decide order of March directing it to change the mom’s title of a scholar in her class 10 and 12 mark sheets and certificates.

The single decide’s route had come on the coed’s plea to change her mom’s title in the mark sheets and certificates as the girl had reverted again to her maiden title after her divorce.

The bench listed the matter for listening to on November 20 as nobody appeared on behalf of the coed.

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