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SC to hear CBSE plea against stay on NEET results today

CBSE said entire schedule of counselling and admission for medical courses has gone 'haywire'

ANI  |  New Delhi 

Students coming out after taking the 'National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) in Gurugram.Photo: PTI

The on Monday will hear the plea filed by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) against the stay on of the Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET).

On June 8, the had moved the apex court, seeking its intervention in the matter and initiating its transfer from the Madras and High court to the apex court. said because of the HC order, the entire schedule of counselling and subsequent admission for courses through has gone "haywire".

Besides CBSE, two students have also moved the to challenge the May 24 order, quoting the future of 12 lakh candidates was uncertain. There was an apprehension of loss of one semester in the courses due to delay in admissions.

The had on May 24, granted interim stay on the publication of alleging that a uniform question paper was not given in the examination. There were a vast difference between the ones in and Tamil.

Almost 12 lakh students across had appeared for the NEET in various languages, including English, and others.

On the direction of the apex court, the NEET was conducted on various languages in the country.

First Published: Mon, June 12 2017. 10:53 IST