The Union government on Monday ordered all institutions funded by the center to postpone all offline exams scheduled for May.

“In the context of the existing situation, I urge all heads of centrally funded institutions to postpone the offline exams scheduled for May 2021. Online exams could however continue,” wrote the secretary of the Ministry of Resources Human Resources and Development, Amit Khare, in a letter to all vice-chancellors.

The Center will review the situation during the first week of June and communicate its decision to various institutions.