The examination will be conducted as per standard operating procedure and COVID-19 guidelines, the official said.
According to the schedule, the SSC academic course board exams will commence on May 17 with the First Language paper and will conclude on May 22 with the social studies.
The boy had to undergo an IQ test at Durg district hospital, which revealed that his IQ was equal to that of a 16-year-old boy.
This year, class 12 exams will be conducted in two shifts and will continue till June 11.
Nishank had earlier this week ruled out conducting board examinations for classes 10 and 12 till February in view of the COVID-19 situation.
In this situation, the students can neither apply for higher secondary schooling nor professional courses. Some fear that they may even have to drop out.
With students protesting over the leaks of Class 10 Maths and Class 12 Economics question papers, the Delhi Police has rounded up 30 persons for interrogation.