Owing to the continuous rise in COVID-19 cases, the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) PG Exam 2021 has been postponed for at least 4 months. This decision was announced after PM Modi’s review meeting on Sunday. He reviewed various measures to augment human resources for managing the prevailing COVID situation effectively.
In the statement issued by Prime Minister’s office, PM Modi has authorised key decisions to boost the availability of medical personnel to fight the deadly virus.
Menawhile, the State/UT Governments are to make all efforts to reach out to each such prospective NEET candidates and request them to join the Covid – 19 workforce in this hour of need. The services of these MBBS doctors can be utilized in the management of COVID – 19. The State/UT Governments may now also deploy Medical Interns in Covid Management duties under the supervision of their faculty, as part of the Internship rotation. The services of Final Year MBBS students can be utilized for providing services like tele-consultation and monitoring of mild Covid cases after due orientation by and under supervision of Faculty.