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SC Quashes CBSE Policy That Treats Improvement Exams Marks As Final; Directs “Better of Two” Option Instead

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Friday Jan 7, 2022

New Delhi : The Supreme Court On Friday repealed Clause 28 of CBSE Policy that considered marks of Improvement Exam to be final scores  for Class XII. The Bench instead asked CBSE to allow  candidates 'better of the two' option  for purpose of mark declaration.

The verdict was delivered by Bench compromising Justices AM Khanwilkar and CT Ravikumar, that  observed that lesser marks in later exam could diminish admission chances for those who had higher scores originally.