The National Testing Agency (NTA) has postponed the JEE Main (April) 2020 session. The exams scheduled on April 5, 7, 9 and 11, 2020, were postponed due to the Coronavirus (COVID-2019) epidemic. The sources suggest that NTA is likely to conduct the JEE Main exam in the last week of May 2020. The exact dates will be announced soon on the official website after assessing the Coronavirus situation in the coming weeks.
HRD Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has tweeted "Taking into account various hardships of parents and students to travel to various examination centres, I have advised @DG_NTA to postpone JEE (Main) April-2020."
Taking into account various hardships of parents and students to travel to various examination centres, I have advised @DG_NTA to postpone JEE (Main) April-2020.— Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) March 31, 2020
Public notice of NTA has been attached. pic.twitter.com/Zlzaw266Yg
Earlier, NTA has issued a public notice on March 18 regarding postponement of JEE Main (April) 2020. The new dates for JEE Main 2020 will be available in April. The admit cards for JEE Main exam will be released after April 15, 2020, based on the situation at that time.
The official notice reads, "National Testing Agency regarding postponement of the ensuing JEE (Main) April 2020 examinations scheduled on the 5th, 7th to 9th and 11th April 2020, it is further notified that as of now the examination is proposed to be held in the last week of May 2020. The exact date will be announced after assessing the situation in the coming weeks."
NTA has also released the phone numbers in case of ant issue. Candidates and their parents can contact at 8287471852, 8178359845, 9650173668, 9599676953, 8882356803 for any further clarification.