30,000 aspirants from Odisha to appear NEET tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: As many as 30,000 aspirants from Odisha will take the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) tomorrow.

As per the direction of the Supreme Court, the national level entrance exam is being conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for admissions into medical and dental courses.

10 lakh students all over the country are appearing for the entrance test this year.

In Odisha, the test will be conducted at centres in 3 cities – Bhubaneswar, Berhampur and Rourkela.

As per CBSE instructions, while the examination will begin from morning 10 am, the aspirants have to show up at the venue by 7.30 am and entry will be barred after 9.30 am. The exam will end at 1 pm.

Further, students will not be allowed to carry pen, pencil, watch or any electronic items with them and no arrangements will be made at the centres for keeping such items.