New Delhi, August 28
The Congress on Friday launched a marketing campaign in opposition to the federal government’s determination to carry NEET and JEE exams throughout the coronavirus pandemic, with former occasion chief Rahul Gandhi urging individuals to talk up for the security of scholars.
The Congress and varied opposition events have demanded that the NEET and the JEE examinations be deferred as a result of COVID-19 pandemic and floods in elements of the nation, even because the Union authorities has made it clear that they might be held as per schedule with due precautions.
Gandhi tweeted his enchantment as a part of the occasion’s marketing campaign underneath which it’s holding countrywide protests on Friday to oppose the federal government’s determination to carry the NEET and the JEE exams.
“Unite your voice with lakhs of suffering students. #SpeakUpFor StudentSafety…Let’s make the government listen to the students,” he stated on Twitter.
Unite your voice with lakhs of struggling college students. #SpeakUpForStudentSafety from 10am onwards.
Let’s make the Govt hearken to the scholars.
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) August 28, 2020
“Raise your voice with lakhs of worried students…Let us demand from the government to listen to the students,” he tweeted, tagging a video which emphasised the occasion’s stand on the problem that the federal government should think about the issues being confronted by the scholars.
The Congress, on its official Twitter deal with, stated the federal government have to be truthful to all residents when taking selections.
“We urge the BJP government to consider the implications of holding the JEE & NEET exams right now. Listen to the students and then take a decision,” the occasion stated.
It additionally posted movies of a number of senior Congress leaders voicing their opposition in opposition to the holding of the exams.
The Congress normal secretary organisation, KC Venugopal, had stated on Wednesday that varied state models of the Congress can be holding protests on Friday in entrance of central authorities places of work at state and district headquarters.
While the NEET is slated to be held on September 13, engineering entrance examination JEE-Mains is scheduled between September 1 to six. PTI