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The UGC guidelines require universities to conclude their final year examinations by September 30 amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Supreme Court is presently hearing the challenge made to the University Grant Commission's guidelines (UGC guidelines) that require universities to conclude their final year examinations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Live updates of the hearing today feature on this page.
The matter was heard last on Friday, August 14.
Read an account of the hearing on August 14 here:
one is UGC laying down the guidelines and standards; and
the other is States declaring that they cannot allow holding of exams
1) technological inaccessibility and disparity among students for online exams; and
2) threat of exposure to the virus in case of physical exams