Breaking: NEET, JEE 2020 won't be postponed, Center confirms
The current year's edition of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET 2020) and the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) won't be delayed, Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of Education has affirmed.
- The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Friday has delivered the JEE (Main) Admit Card.
- The NEET (UG) - 2020 will be led on Sunday, the 13th September, 2020.
The current year's version of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET 2020) and the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) won't be deferred, the Government of India have affirmed. Secretary of the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development Amit Khare affirmed the choice to Bar and Bench. He stated, "NEET 2020 won't be deferred. The Supreme Court has provided an unmistakable request."
"The circumstance isn't helpful because of the Covid-19 pandemic yet vocation of the understudies can't be required to be postponed. Long and full scholarly year can't be squandered, remembering this Govt has chosen to direct the NEET and JEE Mains 2020 tests according to the calendar i.e., in the primary seven day stretch of September 2020," the source included.
NEET 2020 is booked for September 13 while the JEE Mains is to be held between September 1 to September 6. Both of these tests have been deferred various occasions because of the continuous coronavirus pandemic.
Earlier this week, the Supreme Court excused an appeal looking for the deferment of NEET and the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) booked to be held in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Earlier in the day. Dr. Subramaniam Swamy had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting that he request that the Education service delay NEET, JEE Main 2020 assessments. In the letter, the Union Minister brings up the Supreme Court's' choice isn't official to the legislature. He has prior tweeted his purpose of the equivalent after understudies moved toward him and requested help to get NEET, JEE Main 2020 deferred. He has encouraged that the test be delayed till after Diwali.He stated: "Holding the exam, as I would like to think, may prompt an enormous number of suicides by adolescents around the nation."
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mous number of suicides by adolescents around the nation."