By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Aug 26, 2020 13:45 IST
Centre govt should postpone NEET & JEE exams, there are 1000 alternative ways: Manish Sisodia

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia says "Centre government should postpone the NEET and JEE Main exams and should find an alternative way of conducting exams". Interacting with the media personnel, Sisodia says that examination system across the world is evolving and there are 1000 alternative ways to conduct exams. Asking a question on NEET and JEE exams in September, deputy CM replied that he has urged centre government to postpone the examinations.

Deputy CM for the second time asks Centre Government to postpone the JEE & NEET September examinations. In fresh interaction Sisodia says "I think the Central Govt should postpone the NEET and JEE exams or they should find an alternative way of conducting the exams. Examination system across the world is evolving, there are 1000 alternate ways to conduct exams. The suggestion comes amid students demand to postpone the September scheduled JEE Main and NEET examinations.

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Chief Ministers of Kerala and West Bengal have also urged centre government to look into the matter. BJP MP and Senior leader Subramanian Swamy also urged government to postpone the examinations amid Covid-19. Swamy compared the central government's decision similar to Nasbandhi of 1976, imposed by then PM Indira Gandhi.

On other hand students have launched massive twitter campaigns to postpone the NEET and JEE examinations in view of Corona virus. For the safety of along with students, several political leaders of different parties have also urged Centre to rethink the decision to hold National Level examinations in current situation. Greta Thunberg an International Environment activist also expressed her personal views on NEET and JEE exams. "I stand with them" she tweeted in support of students on Tuesday.

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