Why do doctors want to postpone NEET PG 2023 exam? Know the reason behind the demand:
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NEET PG 2023 has been scheduled for March 5. Doctors have called for a countrywide protest demanding delay in the medical entrance exam.
NEET PG exam 2023 which is scheduled to be held on March 5 is revolving around controversies as the candidates are demanding the authorities to delay the exam. From organizing a Twitter storm to planning a peaceful protest at Jantar Mantar. The doctors are making extra efforts to come to the notice of the government and are aiming to postpone the exams.
Medical aspirants are demanding the postponement of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) PG 2023 by two-three months. The Federation of All India Medical Association (FAIMA) demanded that Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya postpone the medical entrance exam.
NEET PG 2023: What do we know so far?
Members of the Federation of All India Medical Associations (FAIMA) met Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on 31 January to discuss the issue. The doctor’s body was also found from Mandaviya on January 31 and was to be found again on February 3. Subsequently, even the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student union body, met the minister on February 2 and took up the same issue extended.
Meanwhile, the National Board of Examinations (NBE) announced that the NEET PG 2023 exam will be conducted on March 5 and the result will be declared on March 31. It is clear from this that the NEET PG exam will be conducted as per the schedule.
Doctor’s body FAIMA was to meet the minister again on February 3, but after failing to meet ministry officials, on Friday (February 5) FAIMA called for a nationwide protest.
The doctor’s body organized a Twitter storm during which medical professionals tweeted their requests under the hashtag #ResignMansukhMandaviya. Following the Twitter storm, FAIMA announced that it would organize a non-violent protest at Jantar Mantar. If the authorities do not respond to the requests of the candidates, FAIMA said it will consider shutting down the OPD operations, which may result in a complete shutdown.
Amidst all this only one question comes to mind that why doctors are demanding delay in NEET PG exam?
NEET PG 2023 Postponed: Why?
Doctors claim that if the NEET PG exam is held on March 5, around 10,000 candidates will be left behind as they are not eligible to take the exam. Additionally, postponing the exam will give the candidates enough time to prepare for the exam, claims the doctors’ association