Imphal: Chairman of the National Testing Agency (NTA) has assured that the numbers of examination centre for the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) set to be held on September 13 will be increased and the state government schools will be utilized as examination centres along with the schools under Central Board of Secondary Education.
Education minister Dr Thokchom Radheshyam said this on Thursday.
He said that through telephonic conversation on Wednesday the NTA chairman of the highlighted about the grievances of the parents and aspirants of the state. He stated that many queries have been raised by the stakeholders regarding the examination centres and conduct of examination with the prevailing pandemic and lockdown in the state.
The minister said as per the assurance provisions will be made to enable the state candidates to appear in the examination in the state as well. He added that necessary arrangement to abide the SOP and other needed precautionary measures have also been taken.
The minister appealed to the aspiring students for the said examination to prepare well in studies and come out in the flying colours.