The Supreme Court on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, reserved its order on the petitions filed by a group of students seeking cancellation of final year examinations to be conducted by University Grants Commission (UGC). The Supreme Court allowed three days’ time to all parties present written submissions on the final arguments in this case.
In such a situation, the eyes of the students and institutions are now on the Supreme Court’s decision. The Supreme Court is expected to deliver its verdict by Monday.
Before reserving orders, the bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and MR Shah heard the petitioners. The bench heard Delhi, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Odisha before reserving orders.