NEET PG 2021 Exam has been postponed in wake of the number of COVID19 cases increasing all across the country. The exam was to be held on Sunday, April 18 for over 1.7 lakh candidates. According to the notice released by the NBE, NEET PG new exam date will be decided later.
"In light of the surge in COVID19 cases the Government of India has decided to postpone the NEET PG 2021 exam which was earlier scheduled to be held on April 18. Next date will be decided later.", tweeted Union Minister Dr. Harshvardhan.
In light of the surge in #COVID19 cases,GoI has decided to postpone #NEETPG2021 exam which was earlier scheduled to be held on Apr 18— Dr Harsh Vardhan (@drharshvardhan) April 15, 2021
Next date to be decided later
Decision has been taken keeping wellbeing of our young medical students in mind.@PMOIndia @MoHFW_INDIA #NEETPG
National Board of Examination or NBE conducts NEET PG exam for admission to MD, MS & Diploma courses. NBE scheduled the examination on 18th of April 2021.
Amid a surge in COVID19 cases all across the country thousands of Doctors and aspirants lodged their protest against the schedule and demanded to postpone the NEET PG examination. Aspirants moving to the Supreme Court, filed a petition demanding postponement of the exam.