The police constituted a special investigation team to probe the allegation and the five were arrested subsequently.
Starting 2021, the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) will also be held in various regional languages, Union education minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank announced on Thursday.
Abdullah said the achievement has yet again underlined the strength and determination of our youth and the fact that their resolve could overcome all difficulties.
Shubhan R of Bengaluru, the state topper in JEE Mains, is looking to pursue artificial intelligence at IIT Bombay.
The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE)-Mains for admission to engineering colleges was conducted from September 1 to 6, amid stringent precautions and social distancing measures in view of COVID-19
Many said that this could be one of the lowest attendance for the test in recent times which was held despite major protests by students and opposition parties and several state governments.
Some of them covered long distances in two-wheelers to reach the centres in COVID-19 time, while many others had to shell out high fares to do the same.
On September 1, when the tests began, the examination was for B Architecture and B planning courses while tests for B Engineering and B Tech courses were held from September 2.
The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE)-Mains for admission to engineering colleges began on Tuesday amid stringent precautions and social distancing measures in view of the pandemic.
Despite opposition from non-BJP-ruled states in the country owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) Main exam for admissions to the IITs began on Tuesday.
The Joint Entrance Examination (JEEMain) for admission to top engineering institutes began on Tuesday amid stringent precautionary measures in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Maharashtra Minister Vijay Wadettiwar on Tuesday said students from flood-affected areas in the state can make a representation to the National Testing Agency through respective district collectors.
Staggered entry and exit for candidates, sanitisers at the gate, distribution of masks and maintaining social distancing as candidates queued up, were among the scenes witnessed at the exam centres.
A separate room was kept ready for those whose body temperatures were recorded higher than prescribed or those who showed any symptoms of COVID-19
The National Testing Agency (NTA), on the suggestions of the Ministries of Home Affairs and Health, has listed a few regulations with respect to physical distancing norm to be followed by students.