NEET, CBSE, JEE Main LIVE Updates: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will be addressing students in a live address through his social media handles today including both Facebook and Live. Pokhriyal will address queries of students related to board exams, results, and the college selection process.
The minister had asked students to send their queries to him to which several students have replied. Most asked queries from students include evaluation criteria and exam dates for students who were to appear for an open mode of exams. The NIOS students are seeking their evaluation criteria while students have also demanded that CUCET or common entrance exam for admission to colleges should be held this year.
JEE Main and NEET aspirants have also reiterated their long-pending demands for exam dates of the entrance exams. Sources in the ministry had clarified that the JEE Main pending attempts are likely in July while NEET can be postponed till September. It is expected that the Minister would give at least a hint regarding these exams.
Board Exams 2021 Results by July 31
Most of the boards have cancelled their exams while the Supreme Court has asked all boards to announce their results by July 31, to ensure that the new academic cycle could start soon. Several boards have already started announcing their results. Odisha Board for instance is declaring its results today. Check BSE Odisha 10th result LIVE updates here
NEET 2021 Likely in September
The medical entrance exam – NEET 2021 – is expected to be held in September. Students have been demanding that the exam should be postponed till October. Sources in the ministry claim that it can be postponed till September. It is expected that the Education Minister will make an announcement on the same today.
Can NEET, JEE Main Exam Dates be Announced?
It is likely that the Education Minister will announce exam dates for medical and engineering entrance exams – NEET, JEE Main. While an official announcement is awaited, the medical exam is expected to be postponed and engineering exam dates are expected soon.
What to expect from Education Minister’s live?
There has been a lot of ups and downs in this academic year. This was the first time that most boards have cancelled both class 10 and 12 exams and not even a single exam will be held – a zero exam year. The minister is expected to dispel doubts of students regarding results, result formula, date, and college admissions.
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal to go live
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will be addressing students shortly in a live interaction held via social media platforms including his twitter and Facebook handles. He will also be answering questions raised by students related to board exams.