By: Express News Service | Mumbai |
Updated: August 27, 2020 11:36:31 am
Around 2.5 lakh college students seem for MPSC examinations yearly. (Representational)
The state Cabinet on Wednesday determined to postpone all examinations of the Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) until further notice in view of the Covid-19 pandemic. “Due to the COVID crisis, all examinations of the Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) stand postponed till a further date. The revised schedule will be announced in due course,” tweeted the Chief Minister’s Office.
According to schedule,the MPSC preliminary examination – to fill 200 posts in numerous departments – was initially imagined to be held on April 5 however was postponed to September 13.
However, with the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET), which is scheduled for September 13, clashing with the MPSC, the examination was rescheduled once more to September 20. Now, the federal government has determined to reschedule all MPSC examinations until further notice.
Around 2.5 lakh college students seem for MPSC examinations yearly.
The Cabinet additionally determined to waive the annual highway tax payable by transporters and industrial car homeowners for six months ranging from April 1.
In one other choice, the federal government authorised the proposal of extending the subsidy scheme for skimmed milk powder until October.
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