NEET UG 2021 Postponed Due to COVID-19, Check Here all Details
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NEET UG 2021 Postponed
NEET UG Postponed: In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the recent increase in active coronavirus cases in the region, students are concerned that the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Undergraduate (NEET-UG) exams will be postponed as well. The Joint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main) for the April 2021 session was also postponed by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on Sunday, April 18. The NEET-UG exam will be held on August 1st. Though COVID-19 cases are on the rise across India, medical students have asked for a postponement of the NEET UG exams. NEET UG is the only test used to choose candidates for undergraduate medical school. This year's NEET results can be used to apply for a variety of programs, including BSc Nursing and Health Science programs.
COVID-19 Second Wave: The COVID-19 pandemic's second wave is much worse than the first. In the midst of the crisis, CBSE and several other state boards have either postponed or canceled the board exams for 2021, putting students' safety first. Not only students scheduled to take board exams have requested a postponement, but also aspirants for NEET 2021 and other national level entrance exams.
Students are pleading with Education Minister: Students in Class 12 who have been unable to attend school or coaching classes due to COVID-19 are pleading with Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank' to postpone NEET-UG 2021, citing the rising number of coronavirus cases as a cause for concern. However, no decision has been made to postpone NEET 2021. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has only announced the date for NEET 2021, and registration has not yet started. In addition, the NEET UG 2021 information bulletin has yet to be released by the agency.
NEET UG was retained for MBBS, BDS, AYUSH (BAMS, BSMS, BUMS, and BHMS), and Veterinary programs until 2020. About 15 lakh students take the entrance exam each year.
NEET PG Postponed News: The postgraduate medical entrance exam NEET PG 2021 has been postponed until further notice, as per Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan, who also stated that the new NEET PG date will be decided later. The exam was originally set for April 18. The decision was made with the well-being of our young medical students in mind, according to the minister.
Students Requesting Postponement Of NEET UG: “Please postpone NEET-UG 2021 because board [exams] will begin on June 16th and will last at least 20 days; how will students prepare for NEET?” on Twitter, a student wrote