September 22, 2020

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot Appeals to Centre to Postpone JEE, NEET Exams



Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot (File photo)

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot (File picture)

On Friday, ministers of six opposition-ruled states additionally moved the Supreme Court docket on looking for overview of its order allowing the Centre to conduct NEET and JEE amid the persisting pandemic.

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Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday demanded that the Centre postpone the JEE and NEET amid the COVID-19 pandemic, saying lakhs of scholars and their mother and father are involved about their well being. Gehlot in a video message mentioned the nation is flooded with coronavirus instances and there’s a downside of transportation and accommodations due to the pandemic.

“The centre ought to take a call shortly as little is left. The federal government shouldn’t hesitate to postpone the examination. The federal government ought to think about the sentiments of scholars and oldsters. I hope the federal government will behave sensitively and postpone the exams,” he mentioned. On state-level exams that are proposed to be held in Rajasthan, the chief minister mentioned his authorities is making efforts to make sure that the exams are held whereas sustaining social distancing. “Whereas the NEET and JEE are all India degree exams and lakhs of scholars will take the exams. The Centre ought to take an applicable choice,” he mentioned.


On Friday, ministers of six opposition-ruled states additionally moved the Supreme Court docket on looking for overview of its order allowing the Centre to conduct NEET and JEE amid the persisting pandemic.

The highest courtroom on August 17 had refused to intervene with the conduct of medical and engineering entrance exams — NEET and JEE –scheduled to happen in September saying that life should go on and college students cannot lose a treasured 12 months as a result of pandemic..

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