NEET 2017: CBSE unlikely to declare results until June 12

NEET-Result-delayThe NEET 2017 results, earlier scheduled for June 8, now stands postponed till June 12. With the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the exam conducting body of NEET, embroiled in legal tussles at the Madras and Gujarat High Courts, the results of the All India level national medical entrance exam will be indefinitely delayed until the cases are resolved. According to media reports, this delay in result declaration was officially sealed when the Madurai Bench of the Madurai High Court, which had earlier issued a stay order on the NEET 2017 Result until June 7, asked the CBSE to present before it the NEET 2017 Question Paper in all 10 languages on June 12.

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

 

The CBSE has found itself embroiled in numerous controversies regarding the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test 2017 over the past few months. The most major of these revolves around the allegations made by students from different states of the country that vernacular language papers of NEET were markedly different from the English and Hindi ones. Both the Madras and Gujarat High Courts have heard petitions on this matter over the past month.

 

The request for question papers in all ten languages by the Madras High Court was in response to one of the petitions filed by a group of affected students last month. In the interim order passed by Justice MV Muralidharan on May 24, the CBSE was prevented from releasing the results of NEET 2017 until June 7 until it could satisfactorily explain the logic behind setting different question papers in different languages. The petitioners in the case, all of whom had appeared for NEET 2017 in English and were later shocked to discover that the questions in Tamil were much simpler, had demanded that the exam conducted on May 7 be canceled and a fresh examination with uniform question papers be conducted.

 

On June 5, a similar case was heard in the Gujarat High Court, with the petitioners arguing that in this instance, the Gujarati paper was far more difficult than the English paper. The petitioners were joined by another group of candidates who had appeared for the NEET Exam in English, with both demanding that the NEET exam be held afresh. The Gujarat High Court deferred its decision until June 13, given that the Madras High Court would be hearing its case on the same issue on June 12. What both of these adjournments have undoubtedly ensured is that there is no chance for the CBSE to declare the NEET Result 2017 on the scheduled date of June 8.

 

The Madras HC’s order is another major blow to the CBSE’s claims on having conducted a smooth NEET exam, what with the body not being able to even release the Answer Keys and OMR Answer sheets of candidates as expected by the end of May. Medical aspirants eagerly awaiting these important notifications from the CBSE’s side have also been left frustrated by the deluge of legal cases and controversies the NEET 2017 exam has been engulfed in off late. To add to their confusion, numerous media reports across different portals have presented contradictory views and speculations from different CBSE officials on the proposed resolutions to these issues. Careers360 will be shortly publishing a detailed article containing the timeline of the various controversies which have plagued the NEET exam over the past 2 weeks and what can be expected in the days to come. 

 

Go to medicine.careers360.com for the latest articles and updates on NEET!

 

Get real-time alerts on exam & colleges at your fingertips with Careers360 App!

NEET UG Pathfinder
Know your admission chances through NEET UG College Predictor

Click Here to Install or Give a missed call on 08080944727 to get app link.

Related News

Suggested Reading: NEET|NEET News|Result of NEET

QNA - EXAM QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

NEET UG

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

  • 24513 Joined
  • 24059 Questions
User Pic

Gaurav Budhale 36 minutes ago

Gaurav Budhales picture
Gaurav BudhaleLast Seen: 17 min 54 sec agoJoined on: 16-Feb-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

I got 420 in NEET... Can i get admission in semi government clg for MBBS

Answer (1)

User Pic

Manisha Gupta 28 minutes ago

Manisha Guptas picture
Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 9 min 12 sec agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above
There are Government, Private & Deemed Universities for medical programme. Based on your NEET 2018 score the chances are less to get a seat in Government colleges for All India Quota seats & s...Read More
User Pic

Gaurav Budhale 38 minutes ago

Gaurav Budhales picture
Gaurav BudhaleLast Seen: 17 min 54 sec agoJoined on: 16-Feb-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

Are NCERT textbooks useful for scoring 400+ in NEET 2019...

Answer (1)

User Pic

Manisha Gupta 18 minutes ago

Manisha Guptas picture
Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 9 min 12 sec agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above
NCERT books will help you to build your concept to crack the exam but if you want to score good marks in the exam then it is not enough, You need to refer the other books along with NCERT to prepare t...Read More
J

Jitender 1 hour ago

Jitenders picture
JitenderLast Seen: 1 hour 4 min agoJoined on: 08-May-2018Education Interest: Media and JournalismEducation Level: Class 12

When will second round of Haryana neet state quota will take place

Answer (1)

User Pic

Manisha Gupta 9 minutes ago

Manisha Guptas picture
Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 9 min 12 sec agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above
The registration for second round of Haryana was expected to start from 15th July, 2018, It can be out any time, You can stay tuned with Careers360 to get the updated information with the given below ...Read More
User Pic
Solanki Gautams picture
Solanki GautamLast Seen: 1 hour 13 min agoJoined on: 17-Jul-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

How many marks must I gain to take admission in BJ medical in neet 2019?

Answer (1)

User Pic

Zubin Mehta 1 hour ago

Zubin Mehtas picture
Zubin MehtaLast Seen: 53 sec agoJoined on: 13-Apr-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Ranks below 20000 in NEET UG is must for admission into BJ Medical college Pune. Marks above 400 is must for securing admission. All cutoffs shared below. http://www.htcampus.com/article/neet-cut-o...Read More
S

Sudhanshu Jha 1 hour ago

Sudhanshu Jhas picture
Sudhanshu JhaLast Seen: 1 hour 19 min agoJoined on: 18-Jul-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 11

How much marks I need in neet examination to get a government college in delhi

Answers (2)

R

Ruchika Chauhan 54 minutes ago

Ruchika Chauhans picture
Ruchika ChauhanLast Seen: 52 min 31 sec agoJoined on: 09-Apr-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Hello,

You must score 550+ marks in NEET examination for admission to Government Medical Colleges in Delhi. However, NEET UG counselling for round two is postponed by MCC.

Good Luck!

 

View All Answers