SRINAGAR: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal finally announced the details of the JEE Main 2020 and NEET UG 2020. The entrance exams will be held now in the month of September rather than in July, the minister informed in a tweet.
“Keeping in mind the safety of students and to ensure quality education we have decided to postpone #JEE & #NEET examinations. JEE Main examination will be held between 1st-6th Sept, JEE advanced exam will be held on 27th Sept & NEET examination will be held on 13th Sept,” Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tweeted.
Around 25 lakh students were slated to appear for these exams. JEE Main (April) 2020 was scheduled to be conducted from July 18 to July 23 and the NEET UG 2020 was scheduled for July 26. Now both the exams have been postponed for September.