NEET-JEE may go ahead with 'elaborate arrangements'
NEW DELHI, 21st Aug: Government sources have claimed that there has been a rise of almost 50 per cent in NEET centres this year as compared to last year, and indicated that enough arrangements are in place to hold the competitive examinations, which many people want to be postponed, including BJP's Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy. In what appears to be the Centre's decision to go ahead with NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) and JEE (Joint Entrance Examination), sources in the government cited the Supreme Court order which said, "We find that there is absolutely no justification in the prayer made for the postponement of the examinations in question relating to NEET UG-2020 as well as JEE (Main), 2020. Is India approaching its peak of Covid-19 cases? RAT results not credible, Centre shouldn't waste money on them: Raj health minister Contact tracing apps unlikely to reduce Covid-19 spread: Study