The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to announce the result of the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET). The apex court has stayed the Madras High Court interim order restraining publication of results of NEET for admission to MBBS and BDS courses.
Here is all you need to know:
#June 12, 2017: SC asks CBSE to declare result before June 26 and admission as per schedule for MBBS and BDS courses
#June 9, 2017: The Supreme Court said that it will hear CBSE's plea against stay on NEET results on June 12. The Central Board of Secondary Education has also seeked transfer of matter from Madras & Gujarat HC to SC.
#June 7, 2017: Reports emerge that the CBSE won't declare the NEET results on June 8 as it was scheduled.
#June 6, 2017: The CBSE told the Gujarat High Court that it framed different set of question papers for this year's NEET for English and Gujarati language students fearing that regional language papers may get leaked.
#June 6, 2017: The CBSE denied in the Madras High Court that vernacular question papers for NEET 2017 for admission to MBBS and BDS courses were easier than the papers in English.
#June 4,2017: A fresh writ petition has been filed in the Madras High Court seeking to cancel the NEET.
#May 27, 2017: The Gujarat High Court issued notice to CBSE and other parties.
#May 25, 2017: Supreme Court declined to entertain a petition that wanted the exam to be cancelled altogether.
#May 24, 2017: The group of 40 to 45 parents of students, who had taken the CBSE-conducted test in Gujarati language filed a petition in Gujarat High Court contending that the question paper in Gujarat was more difficult than those in English.
#May 24, 2017: In an interim order, Justice M V Muralidharan had on May 24 stayed the publication of the NEET results and directed officials of the Medical Council of India, the CBSE director and the Union health ministry to file their counter affidavits.
#May 17, 2017: CBSE conducted a re-exam for 230 students out of which 228 students would attempted the exam in Telugu while the rest two appeared for the exam in Hindi.
#May 8, 2017: Five persons belonging to a gang including a government employee have been arrested from Delhi and Jaipur for cheating medical aspirants.
#May 8, 2017: West Bengal education minister alleged that the questions set in Bengali were different and tougher.
#May 7, 2017: An 18-year-old in Kerala alleged that she was forced to remove her inner wear and another student said she had to change out of her jeans at an exam centre for the NEET or National Eligibility and Entrance Test for medical colleges.
#May 7, 2017 : Centre Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) organised the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) Undergraduate (UG) in 104 cities across the country.
#March 31, 2017: Last date for filling form was April 5
#Feburary 1, 2017: Announcement made on the number of attempts aspirants can make and new age limit was introduced.