Candidates above 25 years can appear for NEET exam this year

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Here’s some relief for medical aspirants of more than 25 years of age. The Supreme Court on Friday has allowed candidates above 25 years of age to appear for the NEET exam this year. But the relaxation order  isapplicable to the NEET for the year 2017 only.

The CBSE had fixed the age limit as 25 years for the candidates appearing for the NEET.

Besides the relaxation in the age limit, the bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra also extended the last date of filling up the forms till April 5.

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