On 09 June 2021, the KPK Education Minister Shahram Khan Tarakai brought a minor change in exam date. According to the details, Shahram Khan Tarakai posted on twitter that commencement of KPK SSC and HSSC will going to conduct in the phase manner. As annual board exams are going to begin from 10th July. So, they divided these exams into phases. In the first phase, exams of 10th and 12th will conduct while in the second phase, exams of class 9th and 11th taken. Thus, board exams of class 9th and 11th will conduct after the completion of matric and intermediate examinations.
Firstly, Shahram Khan Tarakai decided to conduct exams on 12 July but after IBCC decision they finalized to conduct exams on July 10. Addressing the media post-meeting, Mahmood once again clarified that no student promote to the next class without examinations this year.