SC sets aside Centre’s decision not to lower cut-off marks for Dental Surgery Course

Sonali Nautiyal | February 9th, 2021 . 8:41 am




The Supreme Court Monday set aside the Centre’s decision to not reduce the minimum marks for admission to Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) courses for the academic year 2020-21 and directed that admission to vacant seats be conducted from among candidates who have taken the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) after lowering the percentile mark by 10. It noted that there are about 7,000 seats available for admission to the first-year BDS course during the current academic year for which the examinations were held on September 13, 2020.

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