Nowadays, social media platforms are flooded with the news that CA exam which were due on November 2019, has been postponed to next month, however the regulator, ICAI, has issued a statement and clarified that these news are fake and there is no change in the schedule of the exams. The exams will commence from November 1 as mentioned in the schedule.
"It has been brought to our notice that certain announcement is being circulated on social media that the CA Exams will be held in December instead of November 2019," the statement said.
The ICAI has urged the students not to fall in the trap of such fake news.
"In this connection, it is hereby clarified that the above announcement has not been issued by the Institute and the exams slated for November 2019 will commence from 1st November 2019 as per schedule mentioned in the Institute's announcement hosted at www.icai.org under "Important Announcement - CA Examinations November 2019 - (14-08-2019)"," the statement said.
"Students are requested not to pay heed to such unfounded rumors and get misled. They are hereby advised to refer only to the official web site www.icai.org for any announcement," it added.
Last Thursday, ICAI has informed that it had formed a committee to look into the examination process. The decision was taken by the ICAI following the protests from the students who were demanding the revaluation of the CA exam answer sheets.