Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has announced the NEET PG 2021 exam date. The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate or NEET PG 2021 will be conducted on September 11. The admit card and other details will be released soon on the official portal. Earlier, the entrance exam scheduled in April was postponed in view of the COVID-19 crisis. The Centre has decided to defer the postgraduate medical entrance exam till august-end.
Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya tweeted, "We have decided to conduct #NEET Postgraduate exam on 11th September, 2021. My best wishes to young medical aspirants!"
We have decided to conduct #NEET Postgraduate exam on 11th September, 2021.— Mansukh Mandaviya (@mansukhmandviya) July 13, 2021
My best wishes to young medical aspirants!
The NEET PG 2021 exam was originally scheduled for April 18. It was postponed by then Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan after considering the second wave of COVID-19 situation across the country. In May, Prime Minister Office (PMO) announced that the NEET-PG 2021 will not be held before August 31st. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken this decision to enable a large number of qualified doctors available for COVID duties.
Narendra Modi has announced that medical personnel completing 100 days of COVID duties will be given Prime Minister's Distinguished "COVID National Service Samman." The final year MBBS students are utilized for tele-consultation and monitoring of mild Covid cases under the supervision of the Faculty. B.Sc./GNM Qualified Nurses utilized in full-time COVID nursing duties under the supervision of Senior Doctors and Nurses.
Yesterday, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has announced the NEET UG 2021 exam date. The written exam will be held on September 12, 2021.