Supreme Court Sends Notice to NTA Amidst Paper Leak Allegations

2024 • 26min • News • Business


Published On: June 11, 2024 - The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the National Testing Agency (NTA) in response to a plea requesting a fresh National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for undergraduate (UG) admissions in 2024. The court has set the next hearing date as July 8. The NTA declared the NEET examination results. This year, a record 67 candidates secured a perfect 720/720 score leading to allegations of paper leak and malpractice. Out of these 67 topper candidates, 8 had the same sequence of roll numbers. Not just this, several aspirants also questioned how certain candidates secured 718 or 719 marks. Several candidates called out the NTA on social media in line with these discrepancies. Watch News9’s Krishnakumar, Kapil Gupta, CoFounder & CEO, NEETprep, and Anubha Shrivastava Sahai, Advocate, Educationalist & President, India Wide Parent Association.