Retired Justice A K Rajan, on Wednesday, said that majority of the people, from whom opinion on NEET was collected, are against NEET. “Committee obtained the opinions from 86,342 persons on NEET and majority of them expressed their opinion against NEET. The report on NEET contains only the views of the participants and not the personal views of the committee”,… Continue reading "What does AK Rajan’s report say about conducting NEET?"
The newly-appointed Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday announced the exam date of NEET-UG 2021. The entrance test for admission in MBBS/ BDS courses will be held on 12 September. The application process for NEET UG will begin from 5 pm on 13 July. In order to ensure social distancing norms, the number of cities where the examination will be… Continue reading "NEET application process to commence today, exam on 12 September"
The NEET (UG) 2021 will be held on 12th September 2021 across the country following COVID-19 protocols. The application process will begin from 5 pm tomorrow through the NTA website(s). The Examination was earlier scheduled on 1 August 2021. In order to ensure social distancing norms, number of cities where examination will be conducted has been increased from 155 to… Continue reading "NEET (UG) 2021 to be held on 12th September 2021 with strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols"
Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Tuesday charged that the BJP was adopting double standards after the party’s state secretary K Nagarajan moved the Madras High Court seeking to quash Justice AK Rajan committee that was set up by the DMK government to study the impact of NEET on poor and rural students in Tamilnadu. The Health Minister said that the… Continue reading "TN Health Minister hits out at BJP for double standards in NEET issue"
Chief Minister MK Stalin on Wednesday said that his government was confident of securing exemption from NEET for Tamilnadu. Intervening during the debate on the Governor’s address in the State Assembly, Stalin said that he had highlighted the issue four or five times during his recent meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the capital as the matter is of… Continue reading "Stalin assures of getting NEET exemption for Tamilnadu"
Health Minister M Subramanian said that the medical aspirants should continue to prepare for NEET this year, while the state government is pushing for exemption from the examination in Tamilnadu. “Chief Minister MK Stalin has recently met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the NEET exemption issue and we are trying to get it done before this year’s examination which is… Continue reading "TN Health Minister asks students to prepare for NEET"
The nine-member high-level committee led by justice AK Rajan on Monday met here for the first time since its constitution to study the impact of NEET on socially backward students of the state. The committee has sought crucial data (from the government) to analyze the impact of NEET on students. Talking to reporters after chairing the committee’s first meeting, Justice… Continue reading "NEET panel holds first meeting in TN"
Tamilnadu government on Thursday appointed members for Justice AK Rajan (retired) led high-level Committee to study the impact of NEET on socially backward students in the state. The committee has been given a month to review the statistics and make necessary recommendations to the government to protect the interest of backward students in the state. The committee chaired by retired… Continue reading "Committee to study impact of NEET in TN given one month time to submit report"
A day after Chief Minister M K Stalin urged Modi to cancel all national level tests like NEET and allow Tamilnadu to fill professional seats, including the MBBS, based on class 12 marks, AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam backed the DMK government’s position. Till her death in 2016, late AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa had strongly opposed NEET and AIADMK government (2011-21)… Continue reading "AIADMK backs State government to cancel NEET"
The Crime Branch-CID of the Tamil Nadu police has written to the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), seeking its assistance to track down those suspected of having acted as proxies in the sensational NEET scam. CB-CID has made public the photographs of the suspected impersonators who took up NEET examinations for candidates from the state of Tamil Nadu. A… Continue reading "NEET scam in TN: Photos of 10 suspects released, police intensify probe"