“At this moment, we are trying our best to announce it by the third week of August. The NEET answer key will be released a few days before that,” mentioned the NTA official who didn’t want to be recognized.
The NEET UG 2022 examination was held on July 17 and a complete of 18.72 lakh candidates registered for the examination, out of which the NTA claims that 95 per cent of the candidates appeared for the nation-wide medical entrance examination. The check was held throughout 3,570 facilities in 497 cities in India and 14 cities overseas. “The number of candidates within India were maximum in Jaipur (52,351) and minimum in West Sikkim (105). Similarly, the number of candidates outside India were maximum in Dubai (646) and minimum in Thailand (6),” an official assertion mentioned.
This yr, candidates have been fearful in regards to the problem degree of the NEET UG examination, however they breathed a sigh of aid after trying on the query paper as candidates claimed that the examination was comparatively simpler than final yr. “The Physics exam was quite easy this year, and the questions were expected. Overall, the exam was easy too,” Ritakshi, who appeared for the NEET UG examination in Ludhiana, advised The Indian Express. The Chemistry part was additionally rated to be simpler than final yr as majority of the questions have been primarily based on NCERT statements. However, the Botany paper was fairly prolonged as many questions have been lengthy assertion primarily based making it time-consuming, specialists mentioned.
NEET UG 2022 was additionally surrounded by controversies this yr. At first, a number of college students have been apprehensive as they complained a few conflict between their NEET UG and CUET UG examination. The NTA then determined to segregate CUET into totally different phases, by which NEET candidates got examination slots within the later a part of August. After that, a number of college students from an examination centre in Rajasthan’s Sriganganagar district alleged that they have been made to jot down the examination twice on account of a query paper mix-up.
There have been additionally allegations by father of a lady candidate that his daughter was ordered to take away her innerwear earlier than coming into the examination centre in Kerala’s Kollam. In addition to this, a number of the Muslim ladies who appeared for NEET UG 2022 examination additionally alleged that they have been compelled to take away their burqa and hijab on the examination centre at Shantabai Gote College in Washim.