Pokhriyal is likely to also review the preparation made by the state education departments to cope with the Covid-19 and how students can continue their online education despite the pandemic.
This is reportedly the first virtual meeting of Pokhriyal with the state education secretaries after Covid -19 second wave.
In the wake of the second wave of Covid-19, the Union education ministry has cancelled the class 10 CBSE board exam and postponed the CBSE board exam of class 12.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) said on Friday that it has not taken any decision yet on class 12 board exams even as a section of students and parents have been demanding cancellation.
"It is clarified that no such decision (cancellation of exams) has been taken regarding class 12 board examination, as being speculated. Any decision taken in this matter will be officially communicated to the public," a senior CBSE official said.
The exams, which are usually conducted in February-March every year were scheduled to be held from 4 May.