After suspense over the JEE-Advanced take a look at date ended on Thursday, college students stormed social media and sought to know the schedule for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET). Several college students took to Twitter and requested Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank to announce the date for the medical entrance take a look at, and maintain the examination twice a yr. NEET is presently held as soon as yearly.
Meanwhile, high officers of the National Testing Agency (NTA) stated that the examination date has not been finalised but. “We have totally different ministries and authorities concerned. There is a complete course of in play…the date has not been determined but,” an official informed India TV Digital.
“Please announce the date of NEET 2021, we do not need postponement, however please announce the dates. There’s a lot uncertainty and in addition give some relaxations to us additionally like JEE aspirants,” a NEET aspirant wrote on Twitter.
“Please give leisure to NEET aspirants too like JEE aspirants and please announce the dates as quickly as potential,” one other scholar stated.
Now plz announce date of NEET 2021
— Abdul Soheb Noman (@SohebNoman) January 7, 2021
— Abhi (@KICCHA_abhi7) January 7, 2021
— Prashant nain (@Prashantnain9) January 7, 2021
Last yr, NEET was performed on September 13 amid strict precautions in view of the coronavirus pandemic. The examination was postponed a few occasions as a result of contagion. It was supplied in 11 languages — English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Odia, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
In December, the minister had clarified that there have been no plans to cancel NEET. “We postponed NEET thrice in 2020 and gave students an opportunity to change their exam centres…we could have cancelled the exam but it would have been a great loss for students and the country,” Nishank had stated.