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Class 10 & 12 UP Board Results 2021 likely to be announced in the second week of July

Reportedly, board results and marksheets for both the classes- 10th & 12th, will be released on the same day.

The Uttar Pradesh Board is expected to announce the results of class 10 and 12 council exam results in the second week of July. As per the Deputy Chief Minister of the state, the results and mark sheets of both classes will be released on the same day. While the exact date and time of the announcement is not yet announced, the UP Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad (UPMSP) has elaborated the criteria on which the students will be assessed and evaluated, in light of the cancellation of final exams.

UPMSP formulates the criteria of board evaluation

Around 56 lakh class 10 and 12 students across UP are awaiting the release of board results 2021, which are likely to announced by the second week of July. Students are advised to wait until the official announcement for other updates regarding the release, as the final date and time have not been shared, as yet.

Meanwhile, it has been made known that the state has specially recruited teachers to evaluate the UP Board Results 2021, the criteria for which has been designated already. Based on this, 10th graders will be assessed on their performance in Class 9 examinations and marks obtained in preliminary board exams.

Class 12 students, on the other hand, will be evaluated on the basis of marks obtained in Class 10, 11 and their pre-board exams. A set formula has also been prepared to calculate the overall percentage and performance.

Dissatisfied students can appear for the next board examinations

The Deputy CM in his meeting with the higher education department officials on Wednesday, directed to commence the admission process in colleges and universities, for UG and PG programmes. This panel also discussed the various issues raised by the UP Education Services Commission regarding the admission protocol and the Board Results 2021.

As such, a provision for re-examination will be offered to all students who are not satisfied with their calculated results. These students can appear for the next session's examination, without the registration fees.

In future, Education Service Selective Commission will set up a Lucknow bench

Implementation of the UP Education Service Selection Commission was also on the meeting agenda. To be initially headquartered at Prayagraj, this commission will recruit teachers and staff from basic to higher education departments. Presently, it is overviewing the operations of the examination regulatory authority of the state and the secondary education service selection board along with the appointment of primary teachers, as well as teachers in aided secondary schools. Future plans include the setting up of a bench of this commission in Lucknow.

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The fares for the e-buses will range from ₹5 for 3 km to ₹37 for more than 25 km

The newly launched electric buses in the city will ply on a new route, connecting Lucknow to the rural areas around, starting October 25. This will be the first time that such a service will be deployed in these areas, wherein commuters will be able to travel to and from the city, in the comfort of new state-of-the-art e-buses. The trials for the same are currently underway.

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LMC to fight air pollution in Lucknow with new anti-smog guns!

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Notably, as per the World Air Quality Report 2020, Lucknow was ranked as the ninth most polluted city in the world. It has been reported that the level of pollution rises significantly during the winters due to the drop in temperature paired with high moisture content apart from other common factors. This deadly combination leads to the trapping of particulate matter in the atmosphere, thereby deteriorating the air quality.

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The cracker ban is lifted in all districts, except the ones that fall in the NCR area.

In a bid to promote an ecological festive season, the Rajasthan government has permitted the sale and use of only green firecrackers, in all regions execpt those falling under NCR. Additionaly, the ban will remain in force in cities with poor air quality.

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Zero COVID fatalities reported in Mumbai on Sunday, for the first time in 20 months!

The latest development has brought in a new respite to the citizens and authorities alike.

After a difficult year marred by the pandemic, there is finally some good news for the people of Mumbai. For the first time since the onset of COVID on March 26, 2020, the metropolitan city has reported zero fatalities. While the city is already on the path to recovery with a decline in cases each day, the latest development has brought in a new respite to the citizens and authorities alike.

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New flights to ease connectivity from Indore to Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi & Hyderabad from October 31

These flights are part of the winter schedule approved by the DGCA

As per the new winter flight schedule approved by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, 25 new flight services will be started to ease connectivity from Indore to Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad. The daily flight movement between Indore and Delhi is set to increase with the induction of 16 new flights on this route. 10 new flights on both Indore-Ahmedabad and Indore-Mumbai routes along with at least 8 other services between Indore- Hyderabad, will also be functional from October 31.

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Jaipur's Mridul Agarwal creates history by scoring the highest-ever percentile in JEE Advanced!

Reportedly, more than 30 students from Jaipur have qualified the Joint Engineering Exam this year.

Jaipur's 18-year-old Mridul Agarwal, who appeared for the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced (JEE) Advanced from the IIT Delhi zone, is the all-India topper this year. Bringing laurels to the Pink City, Mridul has created a history by getting 96%, the highest-ever percentile in the examination. Moreover, over 30 students from the city have qualified for this entrance examination this year.

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