Scholar who couldn’t seem for NEET medical entrance examination final month attributable to COVID-19 or as a result of they have been staying in containment zones can take the examination on October 14, Wednesday, the Supreme Courtroom mentioned right now.
The outcomes for the extremely aggressive exams will likely be declared on Friday, October 16.
The NEET (Nationwide Eligibility cum Entrance Take a look at) was held on September 12.
A number of states had referred to as for NEET and JEE (for admission to IITs) to be deferred, given the rising COVID-19 instances. The Supreme Courtroom twice rejected petitions to defer the exams, as soon as by college students and the second time by opposition-ruled states.
The federal government determined to forward with the 2 essential exams, saying it’s to make sure that college students do not misplaced an educational yr.
A number of essential exams, together with NEET and JEE, have been postponed this yr because of the pandemic.
NEET, which is a pen and paper-based check not like JEE, was deferred twice because of the pandemic. The examination was initially scheduled for Might 3, however was pushed to July 26, after which to September 13.
A complete of 15.97 lakh candidates had registered for the examination.