NEET-SS 2021: SC agrees to hear plea
NEW DELHI [Maha Media]: The Supreme Court on Monday agreedtohear a plea challenging thealleged“last-minute”changes madetotheexaminationpattern for the upcoming National Eligibility cum Entrance Test - Super Specialization (NEET-SS) 2021 which is scheduled in November.
A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and B V Nagarathna issued notice and soughtresponsesfromtheCentre, National Board of Examinations (NBE) and National Medical Commission (NMC) on the plea filedby41post-graduatedoctors. The apex court, which posted the matterforfurther hearing on September27,alsopermittedthe petitioners to file brief note of their written submissions. The petitioners, who are qualified post-graduate doctors from across the country and are aspiring to become super specialists by cracking the NEET-SS 2021, have said the dates forthe examination was announced on July 23 but the changed pattern was made public on August 31.