CBSE change exam dates on request of SAIFebruary 16, 2019
CBSE received a letter from Sports Authority of India (SAI), requesting for new dates for 2 subjects of 12th Boards examination for Manu Bhake and Vijayvir Sidhu, shooters who are going to participate in the Asian Airgan Championships in Chinese Taipei. The shooters are representing India from 25th March to 2nd April.
16 year is an air pistol shooter and target is part of the Olympics Podium. Her history exam is on March 25 and physical education is on March 30 and Sidhu psychology paper is on March 29 and physical education is on March 30.
According to the release of Sai, the families of both the shooters urged them to intervene in this matter and request the CBSE officials to give new dates for the exam for both these subjects. After this, the Sports Authority of India wrote letters to CBSE Chairman Anita Karwal.