Kannada will be included in NEET, says Union Health Minister

Kannada will be included in NEET, says Union Health MinisterUnion Minister for Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda has assured that Kannada would be included as one of the vernacular languages for the NEET 2017.

Responding to the request made by the state government to include Kannada, Nadda was quoted as saying to a national daily, “As the government has asked for inclusion of Kannada, we are open to it. We respect the sentiments of the people of the state and believe in cooperative federalism.”

Also Read -
NEET 2018
NEET Eligibility Criteria 2018
NEET Important Dates 2018

Admissions Open Now
SRM Admissions 2018 open. START your application now.

 

The Union Minister also said that before announcing the list of regional languages for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), the government had issued a circular to all states. But, Karnataka government did not seek inclusion of Kannada in NEET then. “Now, the government has changed its stand, considering the sentiments of people, we will definitely add Kannada as one of the languages,” the minister said while addressing a ceremony in NIMHANS (National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences), Bengaluru.

 

Earlier, The Kannada Development Authority (KDA) Chairman Prof S G Siddaramaiah had written a letter to HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar to include Kannada as one of the regional languages for the NEET 2017. Read the full story here.

 

Stay tuned to www.medicine.careers360.com for more information on NEET

Related News

Suggested Reading: NEET|NEET News

QNA - EXAM QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

NEET UG

Join this QNA topic to get updates about latest happenings about the exam!

  • 19344 Joined
  • 7923 Questions
  • 2356 Views
S

Sarika Jain 4 hours ago

Sarika Jains picture
Sarika JainLast Seen: 3 hours 10 min agoJoined on: 23-Jan-2018

I have done 10th and 12th from Delhi and my parents education is from UP. Can I get 85% state quota in NEET of both states.

In NEET 2017 I did not fill Domicile for UP. Can I get Domicile benefit of UP in NEET 2018
User Pic
Dharmesh Agarwals picture
Dharmesh AgarwalLast Seen: 3 hours 29 min agoJoined on: 23-Jan-2018

When forum of neet exam release???

Answers (2)

User Pic

Manisha Gupta Expert 4 hours ago

Manisha Guptas picture
Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 19 min 21 sec agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016

NEET application form is expected in the last week of January, 2018. Stay tuned with the below given article for all the updated information.

NEET Application Form

 

Good Luck!

View All Answers

T

tripti 5 hours ago

triptis picture
TriptiLast Seen: 4 hours 37 min agoJoined on: 23-Jan-2018

I am constantly getting a rank around 3500 in aiats for neet can i expect a medical seat with this constancy

Answer (1)

User Pic

Shefali Expert 5 hours ago

Shefalis picture
ShefaliLast Seen: 4 hours 30 min agoJoined on: 09-Feb-2016
You can not compare your AIATS with your NEET exam.Through, AIATS you can analyse your preparation level and you will get to know your strength and weakness. So, that you can work upon it.  ...Read More
T

Thirumurugan 5 hours ago

Thirumurugans picture
ThirumuruganLast Seen: 4 hours 51 min agoJoined on: 08-Jan-2018

When is the last date to submit Neet application form?

Answer (1)

User Pic

Shefali Expert 5 hours ago

Shefalis picture
ShefaliLast Seen: 4 hours 30 min agoJoined on: 09-Feb-2016
It is expected that NEET 2018 Application form will be tentatively out in the last week of January and last date to fill the application form will be first week of March. According, to latest cha...Read More

Free Sample Papers

Previous Next
  • NEET Question Papers and Answer Keys (NEET-1, 2016; NEET-2, 2016; NEET 2017)
    NEET Question Papers and Answer Keys (NEET-1, 2016; NEET-2, 2016; NEET 2017)
    Category : NEET UG
    (1)
    242+
  • NEET 2016 Sample Paper
    NEET 2016 Sample Paper
    Category : NEET UG
    (60)
    7501+
  • AIPMT 2015 Retest Sample Paper
    AIPMT 2015 Retest Sample Paper
    Category : NEET UG
    (8)
    5414+
  • AIPMT 2015 Sample Paper
    AIPMT 2015 Sample Paper
    Category : NEET UG
    (10)
    6215+
  • AIPMT 2014 Question Paper
    AIPMT 2014 Question Paper
    Category : NEET UG
    (5)
    9965+
  • NEET UG 2013 Solved Paper
    NEET UG 2013 Solved Paper
    Category : NEET UG
    (4)
    7216+