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Tamil Nadu assembly passes Bill for medical admissions without NEET

The Bill enables admissions to MBBS/BDS based on class 12 marks; AIADMK supported the Bill and BJP staged a walkout

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Tamil Nadu | M K Stalin

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) President Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stalin before taking oath as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, during a ceremony, at Raj Bhavan, in Chennai (Photo: PTI)
Tamil Nadu CM M K Stalin (Photo: PTI)

The Assembly on Monday passed a bill to dispense with the Entrance-cum-Eligibility Test (NEET) and provide for admission to medical courses based on Class XII marks to ensure social justice, as the death by suicide of a medical aspirant fearing outcome of the test he was to take echoed in the House with the main opposition AIADMK targeting the government over the incident.

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First Published: Mon, September 13 2021. 16:11 IST

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