New Delhi: 'High Courts are requested not to entertain petitions on matters relating to NEET examination 2017,' with this statement Supreme Court has directed CBSE to proceed with the declaration of NEET 2017 result and begin the admission process as per the schedule. Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be declaring the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) results soon as per the order of the Supreme Court. The Board had approached the top court regarding the results which was put on hold by the Madras High Court. CBSE might need more than one week to declare the NEET results, that means the NEET results will be declared after one week from today,
However, a vacation bench of Justices P C Pant and Deepak Gupta said the declaration of results as well as the subsequent counselling and admission will be subject to the decision of the apex court in the matter pending before it.
Students should note that counselling under 15% All India Quota seats will be conducted by the Medical Counseling Committee (MCC), Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). CBSE's role in NEET is limited to conducting the exam, declaring the result and providing All India Rank.
CBSE NEET 2017 Counselling: Highlights
'During counselling, the eligibility criteria, self-declaration, various documents, etc. of the eligible candidates shall be verified as per norms specified by the respective authorities and Medical/Dental Colleges,' reads the official notification.
NEET 2017: Timeline of Events
Important websites to refer for counselling: mcc.nic.in and mohfw.nic.in.
The Board will prepare a merit list equal to the number of seats available for allotment in MBBS/ BDS courses under 15% quota. The waiting list will be 4 times of the merit list.
Candidates are suggested to regularly monitor the websites mentioned above till the final round of counselling.
NEET 2017 Controversies: NEET 2017 was held on 7 May 2017 and the results were expected on 8 June. Starting from frisking guidelines till difficulty level of question paper, NEET 2017 has witnessed numbers of controversies. The result was put on hold by Madras High Court after a medical aspirant pleaded that the question paper for vernacular languages were not uniform. The exam which was held for 65000 MBBS and 25000 BDS seats has kept lakhs of students in uncertainity.
(With Inputs From PTI)
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