The Supreme Court of India has directed the National Testing Agency (NTA) to conduct NEET 2020 exam on October 14 for students who could not appear due to COVUD-19 infection or because of residing in containment zones. The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2020 result which was supposed to be declared on October 12 will now be announced on October 16. Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has confirmed the NEET result 2020 date. Check the latest updates about NEET exam on October 14.
NEET Exam On October 14
The Apex Court has issued a directive to the organising agency, NTA, that candidates who could not appear for the NEET exam held on September 13 due to COVID-19 infection or residing in containment zones can appear for the exam on October 14. NTA is likely to release the exam details on the official site - ntaneet.nic.in.
ANI tweeted, "Supreme Court allows NEET exam to be conducted on October 14 for students who could not appear for it due to COVID-19 infection or because of residing in containment zones; results on October 16."
Supreme Court allows NEET exam to be conducted on October 14 for students who could not appear for it due to COVID-19 infection or because of residing in containment zones; results on October 16. pic.twitter.com/8dkAk59Zxt— ANI (@ANI) October 12, 2020
Union Education Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has announced that NEET UG 2020 exam result will be declared on October 16. The exact timing of the NEET result will be intimated on the official site.
NTA is likely to release the NEET final answer key 2020 along with results on the official website. It will also release the merit list for the 15% All India Quota. The state-wise merit list will be shared by the NTA with the respective bodies of State-level counselling.