The state frequent entrance take a look at (CET) cell on Friday, allowed the MBBS college students who’ve examined optimistic for Covid-19, and are below quarantine, to finish their admission course of for postgraduate programs on-line.
The round got here a day after HT reported in regards to the Covid optimistic MBBS college students unable to substantiate their admissions to postgraduate programs. This round, nonetheless, solely provides aid to college students who’ve examined optimistic and are below quarantine or after a number of relations have examined optimistic for the virus. All different college students should bodily report back to their allotted schools by July 14.
“In view of various representations from candidates who cannot physically join the allotted college, it is hereby decided by the authority that if the candidate or his/her parents have tested positive for Covid-19 and are currently in quarantine, they should send their scanned documents to the allotted college for confirming the admissions,” said the round signed by CET cell commissioner Sandeep Kadam.
The round additional states that allotted schools will confirm paperwork of scholars on-line and accordingly affirm seats.
“I am currently working at a civic hospital in Mumbai, while my allotted college is in Nanded district. The travel will have to be arranged by me and that will be expensive considering the travel restrictions in place. We have repeatedly requested the CET cell to allow us to complete the process online, but have been denied the option, which is unfair,” mentioned a pupil on situation of anonymity.
Officials from the state CET cell mentioned their determination as introduced within the newest round stands ultimate and college students should abide by the identical.