Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on his twitter handle announced that given the current Covid-19 situation, he has advised the NTA to postpone the JEE (Main) -2021 April session.He reiterated that the safety of the students and their academic career are his and Ministry of Education’s prime concerns right now.
In the wake of the rising coronavirus cases, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has postponed the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main April session scheduled to be held on April 27 to April 30. The NTA released an official statement that said the revised dates for the JEE Main 2021 April session will be announced later or 15 days prior to the examination.
The NTA’s official statement said the candidates can practice chapter-wise tests on the NTA Abhyas App from the comfort of their homes.
This year, NTA is organizing JEE Main in four sessions. Two of these sessions have already been completed in February and March. As per the data shared by the NTA, the number of candidates who have appeared for the examination in the February session is 6,20,978 and in March is 5,56,248.