Insisting that admissions to numerous programs together with medical in Tamil Nadu be allowed based mostly on marks within the greater secondary examination for this yr in view of COVID-19, the opposition AIADMK on Thursday once more urged the Centre to exempt the state from widespread entrance examinations together with NEET.
The standards for admissions to school programs needs to be based mostly on the marks to be awarded by a committee to be arrange for this function, AIADMK’s coordinator O Panneerselvam mentioned. In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a duplicate of which was made obtainable to the media right here, he mentioned the Efficiency Grading Index of states and union territories for 2019-20 fiscal, revealed by the varsity schooling and literacy division of the union schooling ministry, said that Tamil Nadu crossed the brink of 90% i. e. A++ grade and stood first together with 4 different states.
“This index was launched after inspecting 70 indicators. This scheme is principally centered on high quality of schooling to catalyse transformational change within the area of college schooling,” he mentioned. The index took under consideration numerous parameters and the usual of schooling in Tamil Nadu is extraordinarily good. “Therefore, I’m of the view that there isn’t any want to check the flexibility of the scholars by conducting entrance examination for admission to all skilled and different programs together with medical programs,” the AIADMK chief mentioned within the letter.