Fact Check Stories: It is being claimed that the NEET-PG 2021 exam which is going to be held on 18 April has been postponed. The examination has been postponed until further notice.
Rumors about Neet PG Exam getting viral
It has been more than a quarter and a half since the Corona epidemic. In the era of this epidemic, a lot of information is spread fast. It does not matter if the information is correct, but if it is wrong then it becomes a challenge for the government and the system. The way Corona cases are increasing once again in the country, such a misinformation can create a lot of difficulties.
Lockdown-like conditions are likely in many states amid Corona’s growing transition. Weekend lockdown has been imposed in Maharashtra. At the same time, night curfew has been imposed or is preparing to be imposed in many big cities of the country including Delhi. Meanwhile, educational institutions have been ordered to be closed in many states. However, examinations are not currently banned.
Meanwhile, a information about NEET PG Exam (NEET-PG 2021) to be held on 18 April is also going viral. Information about exam dates is becoming viral with a copy of a so-called departmental letter on WhatsApp and Facebook.
What’s in the information getting viral?
On social media, the NEET-PG 2021 exam is being postponed along with the letterhead of the National Board of Examination. According to this letter, it is being claimed that the NEET-PG 2021 examination which is going to be held on April 18, has been postponed. The examination has been postponed until further notice.
What is the truth of viral message?
When we searched the website of the National Board of Examination about the message that is going viral about the NEET-PG 2021 exam, we did not see any such information, which contains information about the change in date or postponement of the exam. No such letter exists on the website.
PIB also rejected
The government agency PIB i.e. Press Information Bureau (PIB) has a fact check team, which tells the truth about the rumors going viral, from the government or the system.
A morphed notice being shared on social media claims that the provisional schedule for NEET-PG 2021 announced by National Board of Education stands deferred till further notice. #PIBFactCheck: This notice is #fake. No such notice has been issued by #NBE. pic.twitter.com/J7zbNNYgze
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) April 6, 2021
PIBFactCheck has called this information going viral as fake. PIB has given information by tweeting that no such information has been released by the National Examination Board.
Examination to be held on April 18
According to the schedule, NEET PG exam is scheduled to be held on April 18 at various centers across the country. After this, the results of the exam will be released by 31 May. NEET PG will be computer based exam. It consists of 300 questions of multiple choices. This examination is to be held in 162 cities across the country.
Explain that this examination is conducted for Master of Surgery, Doctor of Medicine and other PG Diploma programs. Under this, admission for 621 Government, Private, Deemed and Central Universities for 10821 Master of Surgery, 19953 Doctor of Medicine and 1979 PG Diploma seat is given.
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