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Students start a meme fest on social media after Class 12 board exams 2021 gets canceled

Jasmine Mary Ekka

ByJasmine Mary Ekka

Jun 10, 2021

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The pandemic changed the life of people in different ways. the academic calendars in many parts of the world and even in India were left in disarray during the covid-19. In India, the second wave had further wrest the plans of students appearing for their crucial exams. The students of class 12 had to face the challenge of preparing for their all-important board exams with no clear schedule in sight.

Amidst the ongoing covid-19 pandemic, the Union Government on Tuesday, June 1 cancelled the CBSE class 12th board exams 2021. An official statement from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said, “Health and safety of our students is of utmost importance and there would be no compromise on these aspects…Students should not be forced to appear for exams in such a stressful situation. All stakeholders need to show sensitivity for students.”

After CBSE’s announcement, the CISCE on Tuesday also announced the cancellation of Class 12 ISC Board Exams. “The exams have been cancelled. The alternative assessment criteria will be announced soon,” said its secretary Gerry Arathoon. 

Following the announcements on Tuesday, the social media was soon bombarded with a plethora of memes and reactions putting together the emotions of class 12 students who were for so long hanging on a loose thread waiting their fate. Students took a fun way to convey their emotions through memes. Check some of the most hilarious and fun memes: