New Delhi : Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said on Thursday that a panel will review the situation for conducting Medical and Engineering entrance examinations NTA (National Testing Agency) NEET and JEE amid concerns over spike in coronavirus cases.
The HRD Minister said “looking at prevailing circumstances & request received from student and parents appearing for JEE & NEET exams , a committee consisting of National Testing Agency (NTA) & other experts advised to review situation & submit its recommendation to HRD Ministry latest by tomorrow”
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. pic.twitter.com/xByKLUqAIc
— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) July 2, 2020
While Medical entrance exam NEET 2020 is scheduled on July 26 , engineering entrance exam JEE is scheduled to be held from July 18-23.