Students of classes 1 to 9 in Puducherry declared all pass
PUDUCHERRY [Maha Media]: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan on Thursday approved a proposal to declare as 'all pass' this academic year, students of classes 1 to 9 in the Union Territory. The students of class 10 and 11 in Puducherry and Karaikal will be declared 'all pass' as per guidelines of the Tamil Nadu Board. Similarly, students of classes 10 and 11 in Mahe and Yanam regions would be promoted as per the guidelines of the Boards of Education in Kerala and Andhra Pradesh respectively said a Raj Nivas release.
All schools would function till March 31 for classes 1 to 9 for five days a week and would observe Saturdays and Sundays as holidays. The summer vacation would commence for the schools on April 1. Classes for Standards 10, 11 and 12 would be conducted as per the schedule of examinations of the respective State Boards of Education. According to the release, the Lt Governor gave approval for allocation of ?29.65 crores to disburse monthly assistance to beneficiaries of Old Age pension and destitute.