SC refuses to pass interim order on pleas for stay of final year exams

The UGC told the top court that nobody should remain under the impression that since the Supreme Court is examining this issue, the final year /semester examination will be stayed

A view of the Supreme Court | Photo: PTI
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A view of the Supreme Court | Photo: PTI

Press Trust of India New Delhi
The Supreme Court Friday refused to pass any interim order on a batch of petitions seeking cancellation of final year/semester examinations in September amid the Covid-19 pandemic and asked the Centre to clear the stand of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on the issue.
The UGC told the top court that nobody should remain under the impression that since the Supreme Court is examining this issue, the final year /semester examination will be stayed.
A bench head by Justice Ashok Bhushan, which conducted the hearing through video conferencing, said that it is not passing any orders on the issue and posted the matters

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First Published: Jul 31 2020 | 4:16 PM IST

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