26 Aug 2020, 05:43 pm By Rohit Sindhu
JEE & NEET Exams 2020 Latest Updates: Sisodia to Swamy, Mamta to Mayawati know leaders' reactions

"On the NEET / JEE exams, who will be known in the nation as of “vipreet buddhi” only time will tell, BJP Sr leader Subramanian Swamy attacks centre government over its decision to conduct examinations in September. Sonia Gandhi also calls seven Chief ministers' virtual meet on JEE & NEET Exams on Wednesday.

In his fresh attack on Centre government Swamy on Wednesday tweets in support of students demanding postpone of September scheduled JEE Main and NEET exams 2020. The tweet comes following Delhi's deputy Chief Minister's statement in which he urges Centre government to postpone the Competitive examinations. Sisodia said "Centre government should postpone NEET & JEE exams as there are 1,000 of alternative ways to conduct examinations. Here are the latest developments of Wednesday on JEE and NEET exams Sept 2020. Candidates can catch live updates on NEET & JEE Exams September 2020 postponement-

Should Read- Sisodia asks Govt to postpone JEE and NEET exams

 

Gujarat Education Minister on NEET & JEE Exams

Over 90% of students appeared in Gujarat Common Entrance Exam held recently which shows students want to study. The opposition is not considering interest of such students. Only a small section of students are opposing, says Gujarat Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama.

Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy in virtual meet

Conducting of examinations will lead to a rise in a number of COVID19 cases in the country. Govt of India will be responsible for it. We will jointly fight the battle against the Central government on this issue, says Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy.

Centre has not paid GST to states: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel

Centre has not paid GST compensation to the states for the last 4 months. Today, the situation is fearful: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel at Sonia Gandhi's virtual meet with CMs of 7 states.

Karnataka Dy CM defends govt on NEET & JEE Exams

Some states tried to prevent NEET exam last year too. People are working, economies are opening with unlockdown. We successfully held the CET examinations in Karnataka amidst COVID19. I condemn people who are going against NEET and JEE, says CN Ashwath Narayan, Deputy CM, Karnataka.

Opposition leaders should speak Louder: Uddhav Thackeray

Opposition chief ministers should speak louder as Central government is trying to suppress our voice, says Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray in virtual meet on NEET and JEE Main exams.

If Prime Minister doesn't listen us?

If the Prime Minister does not listen to us, then we all (States) collectively should approach the Supreme Court, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.

Should go to Prime Minster first: Jharkhand CM

I think we should go to Prime Minister or President before approaching the Supreme Court, says Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren at Sonia Gandhi's virtual meet with CMs of 7 states.

IIT Delhi Director V Ramgopal Rao on NEET & JEE Exams

Any further delay in conducting entrance exams JEE and NEET will have 'serious repercussions' on not only the academic calendar but also career of bright students, says IIT Delhi Director V Ramgopal Rao.

We should go to Supreme Court, says Amrinder Singh

Punjab CM says "All of us who are sitting here should go to the Supreme Court (to file a review petition on the Supreme Court's order to hold NEET and JEE exams)".

Why should lives of students be put at risk: Mamta Banerjee

The exams are in September. Why should the lives of students be put at risk? We have written to the PM, but there has been no response yet, says WB CM in virtual meet.

Punjab CM Capt Amrinder Singh in virtual meet

Covid situation is getting worse. We've spent nearly Rs 500 Cr. We're in a situation where the finances of our states are completely down. Centre has not paid GST compensation. I agree with Mamata ji that we should collectively see PM, says Punjab CM at Sonia Gandhi's virtual meet.

We have to fight together against Centre Govt: Sonia Gandhi

We have to work and fight together against Central government, says Congress President Sonia Gandhi at opposition Chief Ministers' meeting.

Uddhav Thackeray on JEE & NEET

We should decide whether we have to fight or fear the Central govt, says Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray at opposition Chief Ministers' meeting.

Uddhav Thakrey in Virtual meet

There was a report from the US that about 97,000 children were infected by COVID19 when schools were opened. What will we do if such a situation arises here?, asks Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray at Sonia Gandhi's virtual meet with CMs of 7 states.

Sonia Gandhi on NEET & JEE Exams

Students' problems and exams issue dealt with uncaringly by Centre: Sonia Gandhi at opposition Chief Ministers' meeting-

Mamta Banerjee in virtual meet

Mamata Banerjee urges all CMs to together move Supreme Court for postponing NEET, JEE exams as students are not prepared, News Agency PTI.

Manish Sisodia suggested alternative ways to Centre Government

Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia on Wednesday asks Centre Government to postpone NEET and JEE Main examinations. In his statement Sisodia says Examination system across the world is evolving and there are 1000 alternate ways to conduct exams.

WB CM writes letter to Prime Minister Modi

Earlier West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee has also written a letter to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demanding postopne of National Level Entrance Exams.

Postpone JEE Main/ NEE Exams: Flashback

Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Mayawati remained neutral on decision on conducting exams in September. In her statement Mayawati asks students to "Put in your best efforts and Prepare well for exams".

Education Minister Ramesh Nishank Pokhriyal on behalf of National Testing Agency has said that Entrance examinations are necessary to conduct.

WB CM Mamta Banerjee during virtual meet

This will be my request to all state govts, let us do it together, let us go to Supreme Court & postpone the exam for the time being until and unless the situation allows students to sit for exam (JEE/NEET), says West Bengal CM at Sonia Gandhi's virtual meet with CMs of 7 states.

Sonia Gandhi calls virtual meet with 7 CMs on NEET & JEE Exams

Announcements such as those related to the National Education Policy should really worry us as it is actually a setback. Other problems of students & exams are also being dealt with uncaringly, says Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi.