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[LIVE UPDATES] Supreme Court Hearing On Plea Seeking Postponement Of NEET/JEE 2020

17 Aug 2020 6:20 AM GMT
[LIVE UPDATES] Supreme Court Hearing On Plea Seeking Postponement Of NEET/JEE 2020
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The Bench comprising of Justices Arun Mishra, BR Gavai and Krishna Murari is hearing the plea seeking postponement of NEET /JEE 2020 

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  • 17 Aug 2020 6:33 AM GMT

    Advocate Alakh says that there is a chance of vaccine coming soon for COVID-19. Even the Prime Minister said about it in his August 15 speech. Not seeking an indefinite postponement of the exam, but a postponement for some time, he submits.

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:31 AM GMT

    Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for NTA, says that exams should be conducted, and adequate precautions will be taken.

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:31 AM GMT

    'Are you not demanding that Courts should re-open? Why can't exams be held with precautions?", Justice Arun Mishra asks

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:30 AM GMT

    'If exams are not held, won't it be a loss to the country? Students will lose the academic year', Justice Arun Mishra says.

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:29 AM GMT

    'Life should move on even in COVID-19 times. Can we just stop exams? We should move on' : Justice Arun Misra on plea seeking postponmenet of JEE/NEET

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:28 AM GMT

    Justice Arun Mishra says there are two petitions. One seeking conduct of the exams and another seeking postponement.

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:28 AM GMT

    The NEET/JEE matter has been taken up. Advocate


    making submissions.

  • 17 Aug 2020 6:22 AM GMT

    The Bench has assembled

    The Court is now considering item number 11. NEET/JEE matter is item number 14. 

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