NEET to be held on schedule: No postponement

The Review Petition for postponement of NEET, JEE Main 2020 was dismissed today by the Supreme Court. A three judge bench, lead by Justice Ashok Bhushan heard the review petition filed by 6 CMs of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Punjab and Chattisgarh. Supreme Court has decided to uphold its August 17 decision to conduct the NEET 2020 and JEE 2020 examinations.

The petition was filed by ministers of six states against the court’s August 17 order allowing the National Test Agency (NTA) to hold NEET and JEE exams in September, 2020.