Around 2 lakh people has responded so far to Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren’s call on Twitter, seeking students’ opinion on the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) and the Joint Entrance Exams (JEE)-Main exams.
Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren sought suggestions from the youth of the country, especially doctors and engineers whether NEET and JEE exams should be conducted or not amid COVID-19 pandemic.
I want to particularly ask and seek feedback from all my young engineers, and doctors friends. Will students face huge difficulties if #JEENEET exams are postponed? Soren had tweeted.
I want to particularly ask and seek feedback from all my young engineer and doctor friends –
"" Will students face huge difficulties if #JEENEET exams are postponed ? ""
— Hemant Soren (घर में रहें – सुरक्षित रहें) (@HemantSorenJMM) August 29, 2020
The respondents were to answer in yes, know, don’t know. Over 1.9 lakh people responded to the online exercise that ended at 1 am today. 78.2% of all the respondents said postponement of the exams will not cause difficulties while 20.6% said they will. Around 1.1% said they do not know.