As the country is on a complete lockdown for 21 days due to COVID-19 pandemic and to keep the people safe the medical entrance exam NEET along with JEE Mains exams are postponed till last week of May.
Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has tweeted about it and has suggested students to stay at home and utilise the time for preparation.
As per the orders of the HRD Minister, the NEET and JEE Main exams are postponed till last week of May. The admit cards will be issued after April 15.
DG, NTA Vineet Joshi in a notification said â€œWe are hopeful that we would get back to normal situation relatively soon; but for now, various concerned ministries and examination boards are examining the scenario to evaluate the situation that may necessitate any change in the schedule. As of now the exam is proposed to be held in the last week of May 2020. Exact date will be announced later on after assessing the situationâ€.