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24 toppers rating perfect 100 in JEE Predominant 2020

The consequence for JEE-Mains modified into launched on Friday with 24 students scoring 100 percentile in the engineering entrance exam which modified into postponed twice in watch of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Whereas Telangana has most 100 percentile scorers at 8, Delhi is on the 2nd space with 5 hundred percentile scorers adopted by Rajasthan (4), Andhra Pradesh (3), Haryana (2 ) and one candidate every from Gujarat and Maharashtra.

The Joint Entrance Exam (JEE)-Mains for admission to engineering colleges modified into performed from September 1 to 6, amid stringent precautions and social distancing measures in watch of Covid-19 pandemic.

Staggered entry and exit for candidates, sanitisers on the gate, distribution of masks and asserting distance as candidates queued up, were amongst the scenes witnessed on the exam centres all the contrivance by the nation.

A entire of 8.58 lakh candidates had registered for the JEE-Mains exam for admission to engineering lessons in IITs, NITs and Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) while simplest 74 per cent of them had regarded for the exam.

Growing the selection of examination centres, alternate seating plans, fewer candidates per room and staggered entry and exit were amongst the steps taken by the Nationwide Attempting out Agency for safely conducting the mandatory exam.

Whereas the governments of Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh had assured students that they would per chance present transportation to candidates, a community of IIT alumni and students moreover launched a portal to present transport providers to exam centres for the candidates in need.

There had been a increasing chorus for postponing JEE-Mains and medical entrance exam NEET amid the rising selection of Covid-19 cases.

The Supreme Court docket had earlier pushed aside a plea looking for postponement of the 2 assessments amid a spurt in the selection of Covid-19 cases, asserting a “precious year” of students can’t be wasted and lifestyles has to head on.

Per the outcomes of the JEE-Mains Paper 1 and Paper 2, the prime 2.45 lakh candidates will seemingly be eligible to seem for the JEE-Developed exam, which is a one-cease exam to rep admission into the 23 premier Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). JEE-Developed is scheduled to happen on September 27.

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