Taking social media by storm, aspirants are demanding postponement of two key entrance examinations — Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main and National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). Both the exams are scheduled to be held in September. Students are seeking a further postponement of the entrance exams.
Trying to make their voices heard, students in large numbers are tweeting using #PostponeJEE_NEETinCovid, also elaborating on the reasons why the exams should be postponed again.
The JEE Main examination is slated to take place from September 1-6 while NEET will be conducted on September 13. JEE Advanced is scheduled for September 27. Earlier, the exams were to take place in July.
TAKE A LOOK AT STUDENTS’ SAY
— Aryan Bijoria (@aryan_bijoria29) July 28, 2020
Exams were not conducted in a single place, students need to travel a lot.
Moreover students in Containment zones can’t travel to other places due to lack of transport. There’s a high chance of spreading virus.#PostponeJEE_NEETinCovid
— Anulekha Boosa (@anulekhaboosa) July 28, 2020
And a lot more.
Since COVID Cases are still on the rise, voice of #postponementofJEE and NEET is getting louder and louder again.
From a focused student’s point of view this is such a chaotic situation. Though unprecedented.