Around 6000 CA Students wrote to Prime Minister, Narendra Modi for taking suo-moto cognizance with regards to CA Exams which are to be held from July 5 till July 20 in the offline mode on pan India basis.
The candidates wrote, “We, a group of 6000 students, pursuing a professional course of Chartered Accountancy, but also, we are ordinary citizens of India and in this capacity, have Fundamental Right to Life which our Constitution has conferred to each and every citizen of India in Article 21.”
This is going to be the first all India Level exam after the deadly 2nd Wave which is not yet over in southern states and 3 states including Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Kerala are on high alert amid Delta Plus Variant.
“We would also like to submit that over 3 lakh students will be appearing in these exams from all over India and the majority of them are not even vaccinated with at least a single dose of vaccine. With reference to your Address to Nation dated 7th June 2021, you yourself appealed t the nation to get vaccinated and announced wide vaccination programs for 18+ age ground and Niti Aayog’s Chief Dr. VK Paul in his various statements also said- “Vaccination is the only key to go back to normal” and to save ourself from the emerging mutants of Delta Vanant,” the letter read.
The Candidates in the letter said, “For us students health and safety is of topmost importance”, we humbly want to ask you sir whether we CA Students don’t fall in the category of “Students in our own Prime Minister? We want to submit sir we don’t want any cancellation of exams but vaccination something you yourself emphasizes on CA Students who are going to appear in these exams fall in the age group of 18-23 and it will be injustice with these students as well as their family members also if they are pressurized a to appear in these 15 Days long physical exams without giving them the opportunity to vaccinate themselves On Monday, 22 June 2021, over 8.27 million doses were administered and it is such a huge number We students want to request our country’s most popular and students friendly Prime Minister sir to kindly take suo moto cognizance in this matter and allow us postponement for some days so that we students can appear in exams without any fear of chances of losing liv our near and dear ones.”Subscribe Taxscan AdFree to view the Judgment