The HC dismissed a petition seeking to direct the examination conducting authorities to extend the date of completion of internship from September 30 to October 31.
In view of the spike in COVID-19 cases, the National Eligibility Cum Entrance test (NEET)-PG which was scheduled to be held on April 18 was postponed.
The NEET UG exam scheduled for August is likely to be postponed due to the Covid second wave, while, the NEET PG examinations have already been deferred by over seven months this year.
There is no clarity yet on when the examination, usually conducted for about 30,000 PG seats in medical colleges in January every year, will be held this year.
The notification stated that medical personnel completing 100 days of COVID duties will be felicitated with 'Prime Minister's Distinguished Covid National Service Samman'.
A Cuddalore native who pursued his MBBS course in the Government Madurai Medical College has secured third rank at the all-India level NEET-PG.
Tie-breaking of candidates having same marks and same number of correct responses in NEET-PG 2018 shall be done on the basis of marks obtained in the MBBS professional exams.