Presently video of a breaking news is trending on twitter with the hashtag, #IndiaFightsCOVID19 #TotalLockdown #StayHome, that speaks about the announcement of new dates for conducting JEE Mains, JEE Advanced, IIT, and NEET exams in India. JEE Mains exam dates are now out. Exams will be conducted between July 18-23. NEET exams will be conducted on July 26. IIT and JEE advanced exams will be conducted in the month of August, though dates are yet to be announced. Dates for the same will be announced a little later.
Furthermore, Udai Rana, a special correspondent joined on the telephone and confirmed about the announcement saying that the HRD Minister of India has made this decision. He also said that Universities across India are hoping to start their new session by September and their admission procedures would start from the month of August. This is an optimistic projection made by the CBSE towards securing the future of the students. Udai further said that the decision about conducting the JEE and NEET exams and announcing the new dates is in line to the UGC’s new academic calendar which was made regarding its new dates for the universities across India and should be taken seriously.