As per a new official notification, CLAT 2020 will now be conducted on September 28th. It will be held in online mode at designated centres across the country.
Earlier, the exam was scheduled for September 7th. The decision to postpone was taken in the review meeting of the executive committee on August 27. The executive committee took into consideration the ongoing COVID-19 situation and the subsequent lockdown in Bihar and West Bengal.
The Official Statement stated, “At this meeting, the executive committee assessed the prevailing lockdown situation in various parts of the country and in particular, took into consideration the lockdown announced in the state of West Bengal for the September 7, and the continued lockdown in the state of Bihar until the September 6,”.