The HRD Ministry postponed the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET 2020) again due to the pandemic. Exams now to be held in September.
The Union HRD Minister, Mr. Ramesh Pokhriyal, announced on 03.07.2020 that NEET exam will now be held on 13th September, 2020. The Minister said that keeping in mind the health and security of the students because of the rising COVID-19 cases, the exam had to be rescheduled. This year, this is the second time that the NEET exam has been deferred since the lockdown due to COVID-19 Pandemic. It was earlier supposed to be held in May but was rescheduled to July and now again has been shifted to September.