Won’t withdraw NEET “even if we die”, says Annamalai

NEET has been a topic of contention in Tamil Nadu for quite some time. The death toll due to student suicides over NEET in Tamil Nadu stands at 16.

BySouth First Desk

Published Apr 18, 2024 | 1:30 PMUpdatedApr 18, 2024 | 1:30 PM

Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai during his campaigning in Coimbatore (X)

Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai on Wednesday, 17 April, said that the National Entrance-cum-Eligibility Test (NEET) would never be withdrawn. Annamalai’s remarks came during a campaign event in Coimbatore constituency, where he is contesting from. “Even if we die, we will not cancel NEET. NEET is good for poor students,” he said, responding to a voter’s query.

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