“At this second, we are attempting our greatest to announce it by the third week of August. The NEET reply key might be launched just a few days earlier than that,” mentioned the NTA official who didn’t want to be recognized.
The NEET UG 2022 examination was held on July 17 and a complete of 18.72 lakh candidates registered for the examination, out of which the NTA claims that 95 per cent of the candidates appeared for the nation-wide medical entrance examination. The check was held throughout 3,570 facilities in 497 cities in India and 14 cities overseas. “The variety of candidates inside India have been most in Jaipur (52,351) and minimal in West Sikkim (105). Equally, the variety of candidates outdoors India have been most in Dubai (646) and minimal in Thailand (6),” an official assertion mentioned.
This 12 months, candidates have been fearful in regards to the problem stage of the NEET UG examination, however they breathed a sigh of reduction after wanting on the query paper as candidates claimed that the examination was comparatively simpler than final 12 months. “The Physics examination was fairly simple this 12 months, and the questions have been anticipated. General, the examination was simple too,” Ritakshi, who appeared for the NEET UG examination in Ludhiana, advised The Indian Categorical. The Chemistry part was additionally rated to be simpler than final 12 months as majority of the questions have been primarily based on NCERT statements. Nevertheless, the Botany paper was fairly prolonged as many questions have been lengthy assertion primarily based making it time-consuming, consultants mentioned.
NEET UG 2022 was additionally surrounded by controversies this 12 months. At first, a number of college students have been apprehensive as they complained a few conflict between their NEET UG and CUET UG examination. The NTA then determined to segregate CUET into totally different phases, during which NEET candidates got examination slots within the later a part of August. After that, a number of college students from an examination centre in Rajasthan’s Sriganganagar district alleged that they have been made to jot down the examination twice on account of a query paper mix-up.
There have been additionally allegations by father of a lady candidate that his daughter was ordered to take away her innerwear earlier than getting into the examination centre in Kerala’s Kollam. Along with this, a few of the Muslim women who appeared for NEET UG 2022 examination additionally alleged that they have been compelled to take away their burqa and hijab on the examination centre at Shantabai Gote School in Washim.