NEET-UG Row: Rajasthan HC Issues Notices to Centre and NTA


The Rajasthan High Court on Monday sought responses from the National Testing Agency (NTA) and the Central Government, on petitions seeking the cancellation of the medical entrance exam NEET-UG due to allegations of irregularities.

A single judge Justice Ashok Kumar Jain issued notices to the NTA and the central government, seeking their response to petitions regarding the NEET-UG 2024 exam.

The hearing is scheduled for July 10, two days after the Supreme Court is set to hear similar petitions, including those requesting the cancellation of the NEET-UG 2024 exam and a court-monitored investigation. The court acknowledged the seriousness of the matter, as stated by counsel for the petitioners, Rampratap Saini.

He further mentioned that hearing was held on four petitions in the high court. The petitioners are demanding the cancellation of the entrance exam and a retest, citing alleged irregularities in the conduct of the test held on May 5, 2024.

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