National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct NEET-UG National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination on September 13 at various cities across the country.
The agency had intimated candidates about last minute changes of exam centers ‘due to implementation of COVID-19 measures.’
Candidates are informed their centers through their registered e-mail and SMS messages.
The time of examination is between 2 pm and 5 pm. Candidates are asked to reach their test centers according to the reporting time mentioned in their admit card.
The exam is being conducted as per the strict Covid-19 guidelines,claimed the agency.
NEET Exam: Covid-19
Restrictions must be followed-DC
Kozhikode District Collector said that students writing the NEET exam and accompanying parents should adhere to strict Covid prevention measures, precautions and social distance in the context of Covid pandemic.
Students should adopt preventive measures such as masks and sanitizers. Masks and gloves should not be left at the examination centers. There should not be more than one person to take the students to the examination centers. Students must be evacuated after being dropped off.
The district collector also said that no group should stand in the vicinity of the examination center.
NEET (UG) is applicable for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.
The responsibility of the NTA will limited to the conduct of the entrance examination, declaration of result and providing All India Rank to the Directorate General Health Services, Government of India for the conduct of counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats and for supplying the result to state/other Counselling Authorities.