APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University postpones all exams scheduled in July

South India

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU), the affiliating university for engineering colleges in the state, has postponed all its exams, including final semester exams.


The exams were scheduled to commence from July 1.

In the wake of increasing coronavirus cases, the university has decided to postpone exams and referred the matter to an academic committee. 

Earlier, students and parents had raised concerns regarding the KTU's decision to conduct the examinations during the coronavirus crisis. 

In Kerala, the number of new Covid-19 cases came down to 118 on Sunday. This has been the lowest spike reported since June 21.

The number of cases crossed the 100-mark for the 10th day in a row. As many as 1,150 positive cases were reported in the state in one week.

Meanwhile, the total number of cases went up to 4,189. Out of this, 2,150 have recovered and active cases are now 2,015. At least 1,75, 734 people are under observation. The state has reported 23 deaths so far.


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