MUSCAT: The Ministry of Education (MoE) has decided to postpone exams in government schools.

An MoE announcement on Wednesday read, “Thursday’s exams for the General Education Diploma have been postponed to Sunday (June 14) while the repeat exams for grades 10 and 11 have been postponed to Monday (June 15)’.

The statement said that the decision will not affect exams in private and international schools. The MoE said that the statement is subject to developments over the next two days and as per updates by the Public Authority for Civil Aviation.