The Tamil Nadu government today announced free bus and train tickets for students and their parent for attending NEET exam in Kerala and Rajasthan. It has also announced Rs 1,000 assistance.
Meanwhile, celebrities have slammed the move to make students write exam in other states. Some of them have also offered help.
Actor Prasanna tweeted: “Wud love to sponsor travel expenses for atleast 2 underprevilleged students or Govt school students appearing for #NEET this year. Inbox me the details like hall ticket, place where ur exam hall assigned will book the tickets for u.”
According to Arulnithi, “#axessfilm and myself are ready to sponsor for 20 govt school students appearing in other states for #NEET 2018 details contact 9841777077.”
Director Karthi Subbaraj tweeted: “There are venues available to open up wine shops in every street but it’s tough to find venues for #NEET exams in TN?? Atrocity reaching new heights!! Strongly condemn this….
BUT.. From ‘Ban NEET in TN’ to ‘Conduct NEET in TN’… whattey game.. Do our voices really matter?”
Kamal Haasan said, “In this digital age, expecting Tamil Nadu students to travel to Kerala and Rajasthan for NEET exam is not fair. The government should felicitate taking exams in the state.”