NEET, JEE Exams 2020 update.
NEET, JEE Exams 2020 : HRD Ministry forms
panel to review situation and advise on conduct
Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh
Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday said that he has asked a
panel consisting of DG, National Testing Agency (NTA)
and other experts to review the situation, amid growing
coronavirus cases in the country, and submit their
recommendation regarding the conduct of the NEET and
JEE entrance examinations.
The minister said that the decision has been taken due to the prevailing circumstances and requests received from students who have applied for the exams and their
parents. The panel has been asked to submit its
recommendations on Friday.
The Education Minister on his official twitter handle wrote,
“Looking at the prevailing circumstances & requests
received from students & parents appearing for #JEE &
#NEET examinations, a committee consisting of
@DG_NTA & other experts has been advised to review the situation & submit its recommendations to @HRDMinistry latest by tomorrow.
NEET for admissions to undergraduate medical and
dental courses and JEE Mains for admissions to
engineering colleges are scheduled between July 18 and
26. Tens of thousands of students take the tests that the
National Testing Agency conducts.