Quashing all rumours, National Testing Agency (NTA) has released a new notice confirming that JEE Main 2020 and NEET 2020 will not be postponed and will be conducted as per the schedule.
NTA in a press release said the order from Supreme Court and highlighted that the career of students cannot be put on peril for long and full academic year cannot be wasted.
NTA said that all efforts have been taken to make the conduction of JEE Main 2020 exam smooth and they provided the facility to change their exam centres to the students five times. The facility was availed by a total of 661911 candidates.
JEE Main 2020 exam dates are September 1 to 6 and the authorities have also released the admit cards of the students at jeemain.nta.nic.in. As per the notice 649223 candidates have downloaded their JEE Main 2020 admit card so far, against a total number 858273. NTA also claimed that 99.07% of the JEE Main 2020 candidates have been offered their first choice of preference of centre cities. The agency further stated that 142 candidates have subsequently requested for a change in their allotted centre city due to various reasons, and the NTA is considering these requests positively. Around 15,97,433 candidates have registered for NEET 2020 exam which is scheduled to be held on September 13.