As per media reports, the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) has decided to promote the students of classes 5 to 7 without the examination. The decision was taken due to the growing Coronavirus Outbreak in the country. However, it is to be noted that the academic council has decided to conduct a benchmarking test for the students once the classes will be resumed.
As per media reports, the Principal Secretary of School Education and Literature Department AP Singh has said that keeping in mind the current situation, the board has decided to promote the students from classes 5 to 7 without conducting an exam. However, the board will conduct a benchmarking test for the students after their classes will be resumed, he further added.