Supreme Court Overruled Madras HC Order: CBSE to Announce NEET Results in Two Weeks

Published on : 6th December 2017    Author : Tanvi Mittal

The Supreme Court overruled the Madras High Court order which restrained the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) from declaring the NEET 2017 results.


  • Stay on Madras High Court order in NEET 2017 case by the SC. The apex court asked CBSE to declare the results.
  • CBSE to declare NEET 2017 results by 26 June. Counselling and admission process will continue.
  • All High Courts are directed not to entertain any petition on NEET 2017.

The Supreme Court today ordered CBSE to declare NEET 2017 results for admission to MBBS and BDS courses in different government and private colleges. The apex court asked CBSE to declare the result by 26 June, 2017. The results were originally scheduled to be released on 8 June.

NEET 2017 Results In 2 Weeks

The Supreme Court’s order came as a relief to 12 lakh medical aspirants who appeared for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2017. The court has directed CBSE to proceed with the process of result declaration, counselling and admission process.

On June 9 2017, the CBSE board moved to the Supreme Court for seeking an immediate stay on Madras HC’s order released on 24 May. The board has also asked for transfer of petitions on NEET 2017 from various High Courts to the Supreme Court.

The apex court has directed all High Courts not to entertain any petition on NEET 2017.

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.

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