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[Students Vs UGC] Judgement On Pleas Seeking Cancellation of Final Year Exams [LIVE UPDATES]

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28 Aug 2020 5:11 AM GMT
[Students Vs UGC] Judgement On Pleas Seeking Cancellation of Final Year Exams [LIVE UPDATES]
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  • 28 Aug 2020 5:26 AM GMT

    3. However, SDMA cannot direct to pass students based on previous performance.

    4. States/UTs cannot pass students without exams as directed by UGC.

    5. States/UTs given liberty to approach UGC to seek postponement of exams.

  • 28 Aug 2020 5:25 AM GMT

    [Students vs UGC] Summary of SC directions :

    1. UGC guidelines to hold exams by September 30 not quashed.

    2. The decision of State Disaster Management Authority to postpone exams will prevail over UGC guidelines.

  • 28 Aug 2020 5:14 AM GMT

    The directions of State Disaster Management Authority for cancelling exams in that particular states will prevail over the UGC directions.

  • 28 Aug 2020 5:13 AM GMT

     But states under Disaster management Act can postpone exams in view of pandemic.

  • 28 Aug 2020 5:12 AM GMT

    The bench has assembled. Dictating order :

    1. The bench has refused the prayer to quash the UGC guidelines to hold the exams.

  • 28 Aug 2020 5:12 AM GMT

    Students vs UGC : The bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and MR Shah to assemble shortly to pronounce the verdict. Stay on this thread for updates.

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