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Telangana govt postpones all exams till Dussehra

By: Education Desk | New Delhi |

October 20, 2020 5:22:32 pm





The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU-H) and Osmania University, Hyderabad have already determined to postpone all exams scheduled on October 19 and 20. Representational picture/ file

Due to the incessant rainfall, the Telangana authorities has postponed all examinations- college, faculty, recruitment till Dussehra, October 25, knowledgeable Education Minister Sabitha Indra Reddy. The minister tweeted, “All the examinations have been postponed till Dasara.”

The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU-H) and Osmania University, Hyderabad have already determined to postpone all exams scheduled on October 19 and 20. The Osmania University has earlier deferred the exams scheduled on October 14 and 15. The varsity may also present particular probabilities to college students contemplating the conditions.

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According to the Osmania University, “It would give another chance to students who will not be able to appear for exams for health-related reasons or ‘unavoidable’ circumstances. ‘Special exams’ as and when feasible.”

The state is receiving ‘heavy to very heavy rains’ triggered by a deep despair within the Bay of Bengal. Hundreds of colonies throughout town have been inundated. The state authorities pegged the losses at Rs 5,000 crore and declared 50 casualties within the state. In Hyderabad, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation estimated that 35,309 households have been affected within the flash floods of October 13. A lack of Rs 670 crore is arrived at.

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