PETALING JAYA: Four Form Three Assessment (PT3) exam papers will be delayed nationwide following the passing of Sultan Ismail Petra, the father of Sultan Muhammad V of Kelantan.
In a statement Saturday (Sept 28), the Education Ministry said that this was due to the special holiday announced for the mourning period to be observed by Kelantan on Sunday (Sept 29) and Monday (Sept 30).
The Bahasa Melayu Paper One and Two, which was scheduled for Monday, will now be held on Oct 9.
The Pendidikan Asas Vokasional (PAV) Bahasa Melayu Communication and English for Communication papers, which were also scheduled for Monday, will now be conducted on Oct 3.
"The Ministry would like to express its deepest condolences to Sultan Muhammad V, members of the Kelantan royal family and the Kelantanese people on the passing of Sultan Ismail Petra Almarhum Sultan Yahya Petra," it said.