NEET 2021: The education ministry had earlier this month announced an increase in the number of attempts for JEE Mains from next year. Now, NEET aspirants are urging the government to do the same for the medical exam as well. Also Read - NEET PG 2021 Registration Likely To Start at nbe.edu.in Around 1st Week of February, Details Here

Many students have voiced their demand for increasing the number of NEET 2021 entrance exam on social media. They want that the NEET 2021 exam should be held twice. These students even tried to reach out to Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Twitter, urging him to increase the number the attempts for NEET 2021 along the lines of JEE 2021. Also Read - NEET 2021: When Will Medical Entrance Test be Held? Will Govt Increase Number of Attempts Like JEE 2021? Nishank Answers

Notably, Nishank had earlier announced that the JEE Main exam will be conducted four times next year– in February, March, April and May. He had further informed that the students will be allowed to choose the examination as per their convenience. Also Read - JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Dates, Syllabus, Eligibility Criteria: Check What Education Minister Nishank Announced Today

Meanwhile, speculations are also rife that the National Testing Agency (NTA) will announce the dates of NEET 2021 by the end of this month or in the first week of January. No official notification regarding the announcement has been released so far.

All eyes are set on the Education minister who will be interacting with teachers on the issue of conduct of Class X, XII board examinations on December 22. Taking to Twitter, the Education ministry had said, “Considering the overwhelming response, the date has been revised. Union Education Minister Shri Dr R P Nishank will go live on Dec 22 at 4 PM on Twitter or Facebook to discuss your concerns regarding board exams.”