Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Tuesday announced the postponement of the May session of the JEE (Main) 2021.
In a notice, the NTA has informed that the decision has been taken in view of the surge in Covid cases across the country.
The JEE (Main) – 2021 May session is currently scheduled on May 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28. However, keeping the present situation in mind, the JEE (Main) – 2021 May session has also been postponed, the NTA order as shared by the Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal stated.
It may be noted that the government has already deferred the JEE (Main) April 2021 session of the national level entrance examination due to the Covid pandemic situation.
In its latest notification, the NTA has mentioned that the rescheduling for April and May session of the entrance examination will be done subsequently. This apart, the registration for the May session will also be announced at a later stage.