The CBSE NET examination which was scheduled to be held on July 10, has been postponed.

The exam was postponed due to the on-going protest in Kashmir against killing of HizbulMujahideen commander BurhanMuzaffarWani in an encounter.

The exams were postponed immediately in the wake of spread of Burhan’s death and there were pro-Pakistan slogans were heard in Srinagar.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts NET on behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC); it was scheduled to be held July 10, 2016.