Students of Cluster University demand online examination, holds protest in Srinagar
Srinagar, 14 December:
Students of semester 1st from Cluster University Srinagar staged a protest at Press Enclave Srinagar demanding online examination and syllabus reduction for the scheduled semester exams.
While talking to news agency KDC, Tahir Ahmad, ist semester student at Amar Singh college said, “We have studied least in these pandemic times, it’s impossible for us to appear for offline exams as it may have consequences on our health”.
The students demanded that they should be given at least 30-40 percent relaxation in the syllabus. “There has been a lot of distraction already, it’s pretty much difficult for us to prepare all the stuff “, said another student.
Pertinently, the university held its semester 3rd and 5th exams by offline mode adhering to all the necessary SOPs last month amid COVID-19. (KDC)