He said exams of classes 9 and 11 will start after matric and intermediate exams conclude.

PESHAWAR (Dunya News) – Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Education Shahram Khan Tarakai on Wednesday said that the examinations of classes matric and inter will start from July 12 in the province.

The provincial education minister took to the twitter and said, “The new and confirmed exam date for the classes of 9,10,11,12 is out. InshaAllah exams will be commenced from 12 July 2021.”

The minister said that the province will conduct exams of 10th and 12th grade in the first phase.

He said that the exams of classes 9 and 11 will start in the second phase, after matric and intermediate exams conclude.

Tarakai went on to say that board exams for students of classes nine and 10 would be held only for elective subjects and mathematics while exams for students of classes 11 and 12 would be held for elective subjects only.

“Practical examinations will not be conducted this year, and the marks will be covered in the elective subjects  exam,” the provincial minister said and added the classes of 9th and 10th will begin from tomorrow onward to start preparing for their exams.