Bhubaneswar: The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2019 exam in Odisha will be held on May 20. Earlier the examination was supposed to be held on May 5 but was postponed due to the cyclonic storm Fani making landfall in the state. While the exam centres will remain the same, the National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the revised admit cards for the Odisha candidates soon. Also Read - Coronavirus Lockdown: Schools in These States Won’t Open Till Year-end | Complete List Here
Candidates are advised to keep a check on the official website- ntaneet.nic.in for all sorts of updates. The NTA is expected to release the answer keys after the exam concludes in Odisha. Also Read - Coronavirus: Odisha Extends Lockdown Till Dec 31, Academic Institutes to Remain Shut
Meanwhile, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) also cancelled the postgraduate entrance exam scheduled for May 5. The new exam dates have not been announced yet. Also Read - Odisha Artist Makes Lord Jagannath's Idol with 3,635 Matchsticks
Instructions for Candidates appearing for NEET 2019:
Candidates should only wear slipper and sandals with low heels. Closed footwear, like shoes, is not permitted to the exam centre.
Candidates must note that things like goggles, watch, wristwatch, bracelet or any other ornaments have been listed among the barred items along with gadgets and stationaries like a pen, scale, writing pad, eraser, calculators, etc.