NEET PG 2022 exam NOT postponed: The PIB’s fact-check arm on Saturday warned candidates against a fake notice spreading on social media, which claims NEET PG 2022 has been deferred till July 9. The Press Information Bureau (PIB) termed the letter circulated on exam postponement as fake. The NEET PG 2022 has NOT been postponed and will be held as scheduled on 21 May 2022.
“A #FAKE notice issued within the name of the National Board of Examinations claims that the NEET PG exam has been postponed and can now be conducted on July 9, 2022,” PIB tweeted. National Board of Examinations in a very statement said, “It has come to the notice of NBEMS that some unscrupulous elements are circulating false information using spoofed notices within the name of NBEMS.”
In a meeting chaired by the Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on April 30, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) took a choice not be postpone the NEET PG 2022 exams.
PIB’s Fact Check Tweet
A message with a link ‘https://t.co/sn2Gms0jY9‘ is doing the rounds on social media and is claiming to offer a financial aid of ₹30,628 in the name of the Ministry of Finance to every citizen.#PIBFactCheck— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) May 8, 2022
▶️ This message is FAKE
▶️ No such aid is announced by @FinMinIndia pic.twitter.com/lIxBFgPqdR
A #FAKE notice issued in the name of the National Board of Examinations claims that the NEET PG exam has been postponed & will now be conducted on 9th July 2022.#PIBFactCheck— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) May 7, 2022
▶️ The exam has not been postponed.
▶️ It will be conducted on 21 May 2022 only. pic.twitter.com/790mTsZypM
Many NEET aspirants, medical students, and student doctor associations continue to demand the exam postponement due to insufficient time to prepare for the exam. Applicants have also reached out to the Prime Minister of India regarding the delay of the NEET PG 2022 exam.
On Sunday, several NEET PG aspirants gathered at Jantar Mantar, urging the NBE and MCC to postpone the NEET PG 2022 exam citing its clash with the ongoing counselling for NEET PG 2021. Several candidates complained that they had to choose between appearing for a counselling round and their INI-CET exam, scheduled on May 8.